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12/29/2013
$280,000 TENNESSEE CASH JACKPOT WINNER IN MARYVILLE!
A lucky Tennessee Cash player in Maryville won the $280,000 jackpot from the drawing held on Dec. 27, making it the third time this month the jackpot has been hit for this in-state drawing-style game.

12/26/2013
POWERBALL JACKPOT TICKET SOLD IN MO
Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing created nearly 8,000 winning tickets in Tennessee, while the jackpot of $71.5 million was won in Missouri.

12/20/2013
SPRING HILL LOTTERY PLAYER WINS BIG FOR 2ND TIME! Today’s $2 Million Win Adds to the $1 Million He Won Previously
C.W. Whitson of Spring Hill describes himself as a “jack of all trades, master of two or three.” It’s clear one of the trades he has mastered is the art of being lucky: Not only did Mr. Whitson win $2 million this week in the Tennessee Lottery’s Play It Again! drawing, but he also won $1 million in March 2010 playing the instant ticket game, Tennessee Millionaires Club.

12/18/2013
MEGA JACKPOT RUN PRODUCES OVER 390,000 WINNING TICKETS IN TN, $7 MILLION FOR EDUCATION JACKPOT WINNERS IN CA, GA
For the Volunteer State, the incredible Mega Millions jackpot run that ended Tuesday night resulted in 390,667 winning tickets sold in the state and an estimated boost of $7 million for Lottery-funded scholarship and grant programs in Tennessee. Two tickets, sold in Georgia and California, matched all six numbers drawn to split the estimated jackpot of $648 million—the second largest in North American lottery history.

12/17/2013
$200,000 TENNESSEE CASH JACKPOT WINNER IN BLUFF CITY! Second Tennessee Cash Jackpot Win in a Row
For the second time in a row, a lucky Tennessee Cash player has won the game’s jackpot—and this time it’s someone who purchased a ticket in Bluff City. The ticket matched all six numbers drawn on Monday, Dec. 16, to win the jackpot of $200,000. The previous Tennessee Cash drawing held Friday, Dec. 13, created a $360,000 jackpot winner who purchased the ticket in Kodak.

12/16/2013
MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT PUSHED TO $586 MILLION! 4th largest in U.S history Avoid the Rush, Play Responsibly
With ticket sales skyrocketing, lottery officials have increased the soaring Mega Millions jackpot from $550 million to an estimated $586 million for tomorrow’s drawing. (Cash value is $316.5 million.)

12/16/2013
$1 MILLION WINNER FROM HERMITAGE “ALMOST THREW HIS TICKET AWAY!” 28th Winner of $1 Million or More This Year, 129th Since Inception
It may not be the $586 Mega Millions jackpot that has the nation abuzz, but winning a $1 million Powerball prize from this weekend’s drawing was just fine with John Young of Hermitage. In fact, it turns out John is extra-lucky because he nearly threw the winning ticket away after first misreading the numbers displayed. “I still can’t believe it,” said John, a truck driver who lives in Hermitage. “It’s unreal!” John, along with his wife and son, collected the prize today at the Tennessee Lottery’s Nashville office. The family said they plan to buy or build a house, among other things. The Powerball ticket was purchased at Love’s Travel Stop on Hwy. 70E in Madison County.

12/15/2013
WEEKEND DRAWINGS CREATE $1 MILLION POWERBALL WINNER & TENNESSEE CASH JACKPOT WINNER Mega Millions Jackpot grows to $550 Million, 4th largest in U.S history
While excitement continues to build about the next Mega Millions drawing, the weekend brought great news to a player in Jackson, Tenn. who won $1 million in Saturday night’s Powerball drawing, making him or her the 129th Tennessee Lottery winner of $1 million or more. In addition, a player who purchased a Tennessee Cash ticket in Kodak in Sevier County matched all six numbers drawn for that game Friday night to win the jackpot of $360,000. No additional information is available about the winners until the prizes are claimed.

12/12/2013
Powerball Jackpot Tickets Sold In NE and MA
The $122.9 million Powerball jackpot from Wednesday night’s drawing was won by players who purchased tickets in Nebraska and Massachusetts. In Tennessee, the drawing created over 11,600 winning tickets.

11/26/2013
$1.24 MILLION PARIS WINNER CLAIMS PRIZE
It’s no wonder John Lowe suddenly felt his legs grew wobbly after he discovered he had won $1,244,856 playing the Tennessee Lottery’s Tennessee Cash drawing-style game. John, of Paris, Tenn., claimed the incredible prize Tuesday, Nov. 26, at the Lottery’s Nashville headquarters with his father and a family friend in tow. “I’m not going to blow this,” said John, who works at a delivery company. “When I realized I won, I had to sit down because my legs were like noodles.”

11/25/2013
$1.24 MILLION TENNESSEE CASH JACKPOT WINNER IN PARIS! 3rd win of $1 million or more in November alone!
A Tennessee Cash ticket sold in Paris in Henry County is worth $1.24 million after Friday night's drawing, making it the third ticket of one million dollars or more claimed this month and the 128th such win since the Lottery began nine years ago. The lucky player joins November winners from Marion County and Henderson County who won $1 million and $5 million respectively. No additional information about the Henry County winner is available until the prize is claimed.

11/22/2013
TAKE A PEEK AT THE WAREHOUSE DASH!
Here’s a peek at our 3 “Warehouse Dash” winners and their guests during their recent whirlwind weekend trip to Chicago. The lucky players won by entering this summer’s instant-ticket WIN WIN WIN promotion. The 90-second Warehouse Dash shopping spree shown here was the highlight—and it looks like they came away with cartloads of great items! CLICK HERE to view a video of the Tennessee Lottery Winners at the Warehouse Dash in Chicago.

11/20/2013
Henderson County Player Pockets $5 Million Win!
A Henderson County resident holds the new Tennessee Lottery record for the largest top prize won on an instant “scratch-off” game with her $5 million win from $5,000,000 Multiplier Spectacular. Belinda Garner of Heron, Tenn., claimed the hefty top prize yesterday at the Lottery’s Nashville headquarters accompanied by her brother, Clothel, and son, Darrell. She told Lottery officials that after playing the game and realizing what she had won, she had to “run out and sit down for at least 10 minutes!”

11/17/2013
JACKPOTS STILL GROWING; POWERBALL WON IN NEW YORK
Jackpots for all but one of the Tennessee Lottery's jackpot games continued to grow over the weekend while a lucky winner in New York matched all six Powerball numbers to win $130 million.

11/8/2013
3 TN Lottery Winners Head to the Windy City for Warehouse Dash!
Three Tennessee Lottery winners and their guests are jetting off to Chicago today for a weekend of fun, headlined by a manic 90-second shopping spree for up to $15,000 worth of merchandise in a warehouse full of household goods, electronics and more.

11/1/2013
Marion County Millionaire Couldn’t Believe Her Eyes! Millionaire Jumbo Bucks ticket creates the Lottery’s 126th Winner of $1 million or more
Laura Pittman of Marion County was all smiles and a bit shaky when she arrived today at the Tennessee Lottery’s Nashville headquarters—which isn’t surprising since she came to claim a $1 MILLION prize! “I thought I was seeing things,” said Laura when describing what happened as she scratched a Millionaire Jumbo Bucks instant ticket on Halloween night. “I sat in the car for at least 15 minutes just staring at the ticket!”

10/24/2013
Powerball Jackpot Ticket Sold In CA
The Powerball jackpot of $213.4 million was won Wednesday, Oct. 23, by a player who purchased a ticket in California. In Tennessee, the drawing created over 18,000 winning tickets and additional proceeds for Lottery-funded programs.

10/20/2013
$250,000 MEGA MILLIONS WIN IN OAK RIDGE! PB Jackpot crosses $200 million mark
– Topping the weekend news from the Tennessee Lottery is a $250,000 Mega Millions win by a player who purchased a ticket in Oak Ridge and a Powerball jackpot that now stands at an incredible $216 million for Wednesday’s drawing. The big Oak Ridge win came after Friday night's drawing, which also created a Mega Millions jackpot that now stands at $55 million. Jackpots have also grown for Hot Lotto, now at $1.1 million and Tennessee Cash at $520,000.

10/18/2013
Dyersburg Friends Collect 1st HOT LOTTO Jackpot Prize of $2.2 Million Long-time co-workers thrilled with win
Two friends from Dyersburg arrived at the Tennessee Lottery’s Nashville headquarters on Thursday hesitant and uncertain, but left with a jaunty skip in their step—and a check for $2.2 million. The longtime co-workers won the hefty all-cash prize playing one of the Lottery’s newest games, Hot Lotto, making them the first Tennessee jackpot winners of the multi-state game. Steve Martin, 59, and Rebecca Butler, 48, said they were extremely excited, but also a bit nervous and wanted to remain “as low-key as possible” about the big news. The lucky ticket was purchased at “All in One”, 810 Highway 51 Bypass W. in Dyersburg. That store will receive $5,000 for selling the winning ticket.

10/16/2013
TENNESSEE LOTTERY POSTS RECORD 1ST QUARTER SALES Sales Increase by 8.6% Over Last Year’s Record Pace Three-Month Period Produces $80.2 Million in Proceeds for HOPE Scholarships & Education Programs
Continuing a trajectory that has produced nine consecutive years of record sales growth, the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation announced today impressive, record-setting sales for the first quarter of fiscal year 2014. Lottery sales for the three-month period ending Sept. 30 reached $338.5 million, an 8.6 percent increase over last year’s then-record first quarter, and delivering proceeds in the amount of $80.2 million for education programs in Tennessee. Total Lottery funding for education-related programs in Tennessee—including funds for scholarships, grants, and after-school activities—now exceeds $2.8 billion since the Lottery’s inception in January 2004.

10/13/2013
$1.97 MILLION HOT LOTTO JACKPOT WINNER IN DYERSBURG! 1st TN Jackpot Winner to Win this All-cash Prize with withholding taxes paid
Tennessee scored its first HOT LOTTO jackpot winner last night since joining the multi-state game in May. The lucky ticket was sold in Dyersburg and is worth $1.97 million in cash. Unique to other Lottery prizes, the withholding taxes on a HOT LOTTO jackpot are paid. So, the yet unknown winner will receive all $1.97 million of the prize. Please note that all Lottery offices are closed Monday, Oct. 14, in observance of Columbus Day. Offices will reopen Tuesday, Oct. 15.

10/10/2013
HARTSVILLE MAN WINS BIG FOR 2ND TIME!
Timothy “Shane” Byrd of Hartsville is an especially lucky man, proven by his second big win today playing the Tennessee Lottery. Shane, accompanied by his father and father-in-law, made his second trip this year to the Lottery’s Nashville headquarters to claim a cash prize. Today’s visit was to collect a whopping $75,000 won by playing the instant-ticket game, Lady Jumbo Bucks, while the previous trip was to claim a $5,000 prize won by entering a ticket into the Lottery’s second-chance “Play It Again!” program.

10/9/2013
Lottery Adds Morning Drawings for Cash 3 & Cash 4 Starting October 19, Popular Drawing-Style Games Offered 3 Times Daily, Monday-Saturday
The Tennessee Lottery announced today that starting Saturday, October19, a morning drawing will be added Monday through Saturday for two of its popular drawing-style games, Cash 3 and Cash 4. Currently, the games feature a midday and an evening drawing. The Sunday drawing schedule for both games will remain the same, with a single evening drawing for each.

10/2/2013
Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Sold In MD
Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing created over 11,000 winning tickets in Tennessee, while the jackpot of $189 million was won in Maryland. Be sure to check out this month’s new instant ticket games on sale this week at retailers across the state.

9/20/2013
$480,000 WIN FOR PARIS PLAYER CREATES HYSTERICS!
When David Cutter of Paris, TN, checked his numbers and found out he won the $480,000 TENNESSEE CASH jackpot drawn on Sept. 11, he says he started screaming, the dog started barking and his girlfriend Rita became hysterical! Who can blame them? Congrats to David, who purchased the ticket in Paris at Daily’s, 2504 East Wood St.

9/19/2013
Powerball Jackpot Ticket Sold In S.C.
The Powerball jackpot of $399.4 million was won Wednesday, Sept. 18, by a player who purchased a ticket in South Carolina. In Tennessee, the drawing created over 54,500 winning tickets and additional proceeds for Lottery-funded programs.

9/16/2013
MEGA MILLIONS TO BECOME EVEN MORE ‘MEGA’!
The popular Mega Millions drawing-style lottery game is about to get even bigger. Tennessee Lottery officials announced today that starting with the Oct. 22, 2013 drawing, players will see changes that include larger starting jackpots, faster growing jackpots, a minimum second prize of at least a million dollars, and better overall odds of winning any prize—and all for the same $1 ticket price.

9/12/2013
$480,000 TENNESSEE CASH JACKPOT WINNER IN PARIS!
Some lucky someone is holding a $480,000 Tennessee Cash ticket that was purchased in Paris, Tenn. for the drawing held Sept. 11. The ticket—and the player—hit the jackpot for this in-state drawing-style game by matching all six numbers drawn. No additional information is available until the prize is claimed.

9/4/2013
12 PLAYERS WIN OVER $1.4 MILLION IN LOTTERY’S 2ND CHANCE DRAWING!
A dozen Tennessee Lottery players who entered non-winning instant tickets into the Play It Again! drawing won a total of over $1.4 million in cash prizes this week—including one lucky winner of $1 million. “I didn’t believe it,” said Taffy Medders, the winner of a whopping $1 million. “And now that I’m here (at the Lottery headquarters), and I’m still having a hard time with it!” Taffy, an electrician, says she will use some of the winnings to pay off land that she owns outside of Florence, Alabama.

8/9/2013
Entry Deadline for "Tennessee Titans" Final Second-Chance & Grand Prize Drawings is Monday, Aug. 19!
Be sure to enter for a chance to win a “12th Titan Package” that includes Lower Bowl Level season tickets for the entire 2013 – 2014 season with special Titans home game experiences. In addition, you can win one of 350 Titans Merchandise Prize Packs, Titans Locker Room Gift cards and more! You’ll also have a chance to win the Grand Prize of $100,000, all to be given away on Friday, Aug. 23. Simply register eligible non-winning “Tennessee Titans” instant tickets through your VIP Players Suite® account. Not a member? Join today! It’s easy! Just click on the VIP Players Suite® icon above and follow the instructions.

8/8/2013
LOTTERY DRAWINGS CREATE TENNESSEE TRIFECTA
Last night’s drawings for three of the Tennessee Lottery’s games created big winners in each: a $1 million Powerball ticket sold in Mountain City; a $320,000 Tennessee Cash jackpot winning ticket sold in Gleason; and a lucky $90,000 Hot Lotto ticket sold in Murfreesboro. The big wins added to the excitement of last night’s Powerball drawing for a $425 million jackpot, which was hit by three tickets—two in New Jersey and one in Minnesota. (The jackpot ended up being $448 million). The drawing created 74,800 winning tickets in Tennessee, including the $1 million winner.

8/8/2013
HOT LOTTO Winner Claims Prize
One down, two to go! The first of our “TN Trifecta” winners arrived at Lottery headquarters today to claim their prize. Marsha Jeffries of Murfreesboro is our $90,000 HOT LOTTO winner and she couldn’t be happier! Congrats to Marsha and her family!

8/4/2013
$400 MILLION POWERBALL JACKPOT 3RD HIGHEST IN GAME HISTORY; HOT LOTTO WON IN N.MEXICO
The POWERBALL jackpot has grown once again, this time to a jaw-dropping $400 million for Wednesday night, the third largest in the game's history. Although there were no jackpot winners, in Tennessee alone the exciting POWERBALL drawing over the weekend created 29,653 winning tickets throughout the state. In other news, the jackpot of $7,360,000 for HOT LOTTO, Tennessee's newest drawing-style game, was won in New Mexico.

8/2/2013
POWERBALL JACKPOT PUSHED TO $300 MILLION FOR SATURDAY
Bustling sales and growing jackpot fever have helped push the jackpot for the popular game of Powerball from $290 million to an incredible $300 million for Saturday night’s drawing. With a jackpot this size, the Tennessee Education Lottery is encouraging those who want a chance to win to avoid the rush and not wait until the last minute to purchase a ticket. Tickets for the big drawing must be purchased by 8:59 p.m. CT/9:59 p.m. ET on Saturday. The Lottery also reminds players to have fun, but play responsibly.

7/29/2013
OVER 40,000 WINS IN TENNESSEE; MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT WON IN NJ
A Mega Millions jackpot ticket was sold in New Jersey to win Friday night’s drawing of the $19 million prize. In Tennessee, over 40,000 winning tickets were purchased for the Lottery’s popular drawing-style games of Powerball, Mega Millions, Hot Lotto and Tennessee Cash creating happy winners and additional revenue for Lottery-funded programs.

7/29/2013
$1 MILLION MEMPHIS POWERBALL WINNER UP ALL NIGHT AFTER THE BIG WIN
The night Kenneth Lane found out he had won $1 million playing Powerball turned into a very early morning as he waited for the official numbers to be posted online. The Memphis winner checked his winning numbers immediately following the drawing by watching the television broadcast, he then had his mother read each number aloud, one-by-one. However, he wanted to be 100 percent sure—thus the wait until the numbers were officially posted on websites.

7/25/2013
$1 MILLION POWERBALL WIN IN MEMPHIS IS 2ND BIG WIN FOR SHELBY COUNTY THIS WEEK!
A $1 million Powerball win for a lucky Memphis player Wednesday night is the second time this week for Shelby County players to make Tennessee Lottery news headlines. The Lottery won’t know who won last night’s $1 million until the prize is claimed, but congratulations were handed out yesterday—along with a $380,000 prize—to a Bartlett couple who won Monday night’s Tennessee Cash jackpot.

7/24/2013
BARTLETT COUPLE THRILLED WITH $380,000 TN CASH WIN!
Nancy and Don Corzine of Bartlett couldn't believe their eyes when they checked their Tennessee Cash tickets the day after the drawing on July 22. "We're thrilled!" said Nancy, who says it will take some time until they decide what do first with the big winnings. Good Luck to the Corzines, andt thanks for playing!

7/23/2013
$380,000 TENNESSEE CASH WIN IN SHELBY COUNTY!
A player in Bartlett in Shelby County correctly matched all five numbers plus the Cash Ball in Monday night’s Tennessee Cash drawing to win the $380,000 jackpot. No additional information is available until the prize is claimed.

7/17/2013
Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Sold In TX
The Mega Millions jackpot of $20 million was won Tuesday, July 16, by a player who purchased a ticket in Texas. In Tennessee, the drawing created over 4,600 winning tickets and additional proceeds for Lottery-funded programs.

7/16/2013
Lottery Posts Another Record Year!
Marking its ninth straight year of record sales, the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation today announced totals for the just-ended Fiscal Year 2013, including an all-time high of $339.7 Million in proceeds raised for state education programs, an impressive five percent increase over last year’s then-record $323.4 Million. The Lottery’s strong performance produced approximately $16.2 Million more to be used for education-related funding in Tennessee. The Lottery also reported $1.36 Billion in total sales for FY 2013, a hefty increase of $56.3 Million over last year’s previous sales records of $1.31 Billion. The totals posted span the fiscal year from July 1, 2012 through June 30, 2013.

7/12/2013
HOT LOTTO SIZZLING THROUGH SUMMER!
Hot Lotto, the Tennessee Lottery’s aptly named new drawing-style game has quickly proven popular with players and now boasts an all-cash jackpot of just over $7 million. Unique to the Lottery’s drawing-style games, the Hot Lotto jackpot, apart from being all-cash (non-annuitized), comes with the Lottery paying the winner’s withholding taxes.

7/12/2013
BEST FRIENDS CRY TEARS OF JOY AFTER $75,000 WIN!
Tears, tears … and more happy tears! That was the reaction of Tabatha Hodges and Samantha Cannon, who won $75,000 playing the instant game, “Lady Jumbo Bucks.” The best friends from Cumberland Furnace purchased the lucky ticket at Cash Savers in Ashland City while doing a little grocery shopping. With the promise to split any winnings, the $75,000 win came as quite a shock. “I just couldn’t believe it,” said Tabatha. “We had a cart full of groceries and the clerk was so excited she just told us to leave it and get to the Lottery office!” Congrats, ladies!

7/8/2013
GAME NAME PROVES TRUE!
The name of the game is "WIN WIN WIN" … and that’s exactly what happened to Theresa Bloomer while visiting Tennessee over the July 4 holiday weekend! Theresa could barely believe her eyes after scratching the ticket to learn she had won a whopping $250,000. Congrats and Good Luck to Theresa and family.

7/7/2013
ALL-CASH HOT LOTTO JACKPOT NEARS $7 MILLION; MEGA MILLIONS WON IN MICHIGAN
Weekend news from the Tennessee Lottery includes a swelling jackpot for HOT LOTTO, the Tennessee Lottery's newest drawing-style game. The grand prize is now nearly $7 million, and that amount is all-cash with the withholding taxes paid. In other news, the MEGA MILLIONS jackpot of $79 million was won in Michigan, while the jackpots for POWERBALL and TENNESSEE CASH continue to grow.

7/1/2013
$1.52 MILLION TENNESSEE CASH WIN IN ARDMORE!
The Tennessee Lottery created its 16th winner of $1 million or more for 2013 thanks to the Tennessee Cash drawing held June 28. The lucky ticket, which matched all five white balls and the Cash Ball, won the $1.52 million jackpot and was purchased by a player in Ardmore. This is the 117th Tennessee Lottery prize of $1 million or more since the Lottery’s inception. No additional information is available until the player redeems the prize.

6/23/2013
JACKPOTS CONTINUE TO GROW; POWERBALL WON IN PA
The Tennessee Lottery's weekend news includes thousands of winning tickets and jackpots that continue to grow--including the newest game of HOT LOTTO now at $6.76 million--and a Powerball jackpot win in Pennsylvania of $131.5 million.

6/9/2013
$2 MILLION POWERBALL WIN IN JACKSON
Saturday night's Powerball drawing created yet another $2 million winner for the week, this time in Jackson. The ticket is the 116th Tennessee Lottery ticket worth $1 million or more since tickets went on sale in January 2004. The lucky Powerball ticket purchased in Jackson matched five numbers drawn in Saturday night's Powerball drawing, which is a guaranteed million-dollar prize--but since the player added the Power Play option for an extra dollar, the prize is increased to $2 million. Earlier this week a Powerball player in Mt. Juliet enjoyed the same excitement, matching 5 numbers with the Power Play in Wednesday's drawing.

6/6/2013
$2 MILLION POWERBALL WIN IN MT. JULIET!
An extra buck added an extra $1 million to what’s now a $2 million prize for a lucky Powerball player who purchased a ticket in Mt. Juliet. The player’s ticket matched five numbers drawn in Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing, which is a guaranteed million-dollar prize. But since the player added the Power Play option for an extra dollar, the prize is increased to a whopping $2 million.

6/3/2013
New Lottery Promotion Offers Chance to Win ‘Warehouse Dash’ in Chicago Enter “Win Win Win” Tickets for Shot at Merchandise, Housewares and More
In a first-time promotion, the Tennessee Lottery is offering three chances to win a 90-second “Warehouse Dash,” providing winners with a trip to the VIP Rewards®* warehouse in Chicago to participate in a shopping spree for up to $15,000 worth of merchandise including electronics, housewares and more. Entering is simple: By registering eligible Win Win Win instant tickets online, players are automatically entered into one of three drawings held this summer. The culmination of the promotion will see the three winners and their guests jetting off to Chicago for the Dash and a fun-filled weekend in November.

5/31/2013
$1 Million Winner Claims Prize!
Jim Lollar of Chattanooga was thrilled to collect his $1 million POWERBALL prize, won after the drawing held May 18—which was especially exciting due to its record-breaking $590.5 million jackpot. Mr. Lollar, who came to Lottery Headquarters in Nashville today with his father (Jim Lollar Sr. pictured on left in photo), says he is “extremely happy, but dumbfounded.” Mr. Lollar used a “quick pick” (the computer randomly selects numbers for the player) to select his numbers and says he doesn’t play often … “only when the jackpot gets really large.” Congrats to Jim!

5/30/2013
POWERBALL JACKPOT TICKET SOLD IN TX
The Powerball jackpot of $40 million was won Wednesday, May 29, by a player who purchased a ticket in Texas. In Tennessee, the drawing created over 9,000 winning tickets.

5/26/2013
JACKPOTS ROLL OVER WKND; POWERBALL JACKPOT WINNING TICKETS IN DELAWARE, FLORIDA & LOUISIANA
Lots of Lottery excitement for the week ahead as the jackpot for Tennessee's new game of Hot Lotto has increased to $6.36 million for Wednesday. Other jackpot news includes the growth of the Tennessee Cash jackpot to $750,000, Mega Millions to $23 million, and the report that the $50 million Powerball jackpot from Saturday night was won by tickets purchased in Delaware, Louisiana and Florida.

5/23/2013
Tullahoma Couple Wins $300,000!
Congrats to Deborah and Jim Fry of Tullahoma on their big $300,000 win! The game was JUMBO JUMBO Bucks, purchased at Discount Tobacco & Beer in Tullahoma. Plans include a dream trip to Hawaii…very soon! Aloha (and send us a postcard!) to you!

5/21/2013
JACKPOT EXCITEMENT CONTINUES: NEW ‘HOT LOTTO’ DRAWING FOR $6.26 MILLION WEDNESDAY! $1 Million Chattanooga Powerball Winning Ticket Not Yet Claimed
On the heels of last weekend’s frenzied excitement, the jackpot mania continues in Tennessee with Wednesday’s drawing for the new HOT LOTTO game set at a hefty all-cash jackpot of $6.26 million—and the Lottery pays the withholding taxes. Meanwhile, anticipation grows about the winner who purchased a Powerball ticket in Chattanooga worth $1 million after Saturday’s historic drawing, which culminated with a record-breaking jackpot of $590.5 million won by a lucky player in Florida. No additional information is available until the prizes are claimed.

5/19/2013
MEGA-JACKPOTS WON FOR POWERBALL, MEGA MILLIONS; $1 MILLION TICKET SOLD IN CHATTANOOGA Powerball Hit in Florida, Mega Millions Split Between Winners in VA, NJ; Over 173,000 Winning Tickets for Both Ga
The exciting run of Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots culminated this weekend with winners of both mega-jackpots drawn. In Tennessee, both drawings created a total of over 173,000 winning tickets, with a $1 million Powerball ticket sold in Chattanooga. The lucky winner of the Powerball jackpot of $590.5 million purchased the ticket in Florida, while the winning tickets of the $190 million Mega Millions jackpot were drawn in New Jersey and Virginia.

5/17/2013
JACKPOT HITS $600 MILLION—RECORD HIGH!
Once again, Powerball officials have increased an already staggering jackpot from $550 MILLION to $600 MILLION for Saturday’s drawing, shattering the popular game’s previous record of $587.5 MILLION. Sales have been soaring nationwide as people everywhere join the excitement of a chance to win such an historic prize. The Tennessee Lottery encourages responsible play and reminds players to sign their ticket immediately after purchase.

5/16/2013
$475 MILLION JUGGERNAUT POWERBALL JACKPOT KEEPS FEVER HIGH Over 49,000 Winning Tickets in TN alone; Cash Value is $302.4 Million for Saturday
The juggernaut Powerball jackpot that has the nation abuzz with excitement soared to $475 Million last night after no ticket matched all six numbers drawn. The drawing produced over 49,000 winning tickets in Tennessee alone, along with a surge in jackpot fever that will grow until the next drawing on Saturday. Once again, the Tennessee Lottery reminds players to have fun, play responsibly, and purchase a ticket early to avoid the rush. Tickets for the next big drawing must be purchased by 8:59 p.m. CT/9:59 p.m. ET on Saturday.

5/16/2013
GARGANTUAN POWERBALL JACKPOT RAISED TO $550 MILLION; TN Lottery Encourages Responsible Play
Powerball officials have increased an already staggering jackpot from $475 MILLION to $550 MILLION for Saturday’s drawing. Sales were skyrocketing around the country as people join the excitement of a chance to win such an incredible prize.

5/12/2013
$350 MILLION POWERBALL JACKPOT JUGGERNAUT JOINS TODAY'S LAUNCH OF HOT LOTTO Mid-Size Jackpot Game Adds New Option for Players; Hot Lotto Cash Jackpot at $6.1 Million for Wednesday...Withholding Taxes
As the ever-popular game of POWERBALL makes headlines today with a new jackpot of $350 million, the Tennessee Lottery is also drumming up excitement about its newest game, HOT LOTTO. The mid-size jackpot game, currently featuring a jackpot of $6.1 million for Wednesday, launches in Tennessee today, making it the 16th jurisdiction to embrace its all-cash jackpots with an especially unique feature--the withholding taxes are paid. (15 states plus the District of Columbia)

5/9/2013
HOT LOTTO COMES TO TENNESSEE! New Game Offers Cash Jackpot: All Withholding Taxes Paid!
Looking to add an exciting new option to its roster of jackpot games, the Tennessee Lottery is launching HOT LOTTO on Sunday, May 12. A popular multi-jurisdictional drawing-style game, HOT LOTTO features all cash (not annuitized) jackpots starting at $1 million and averaging $5 to $6 Million. And, unique among the Lottery’s games, the withholding taxes on a HOT LOTTO jackpot are paid by the Lottery.

5/1/2013
$1 MILLION MEGA MILLIONS WIN IN BARTLETT!
May has started off with a “Mega” bang for a lucky player who purchased a Mega Millions ticket in Bartlett, now worth $1 MILLION after Tuesday night’s drawing. This is the 112th ticket worth $1 million or more sold since the Lottery began. No additional information about the winner is available until the prize is claimed.

4/23/2013
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4/19/2013
Clarksville High School Co-Workers Share $1.1 Million Prize!
A group of five co-workers at Rossview High School in Clarksville worked all day today while keeping a very big secret: They were winners of $1,109,731 from the Tennessee Lottery’s Tennessee Cash drawing held on April 17. The excited group of self-proclaimed “hard-working ladies” collected their prize today, which was half of a record-breaking Tennessee Cash jackpot of $2,219,462. The other ticket, sold in Antioch, has not been claimed. The jackpot was split since two tickets matched all six numbers.

4/18/2013
Clarksville, Antioch Players Win Over $1.1 Million Each!
The record-breaking $2,219,462 TENNESSEE CASH jackpot was hit last night after two tickets, one purchased in Antioch and the other in Clarksville, matched all six numbers to split the grand prize. Each winner will receive $1,109,731. No additional information is available until the prizes are claimed

4/17/2013
Gallatin Player Wins $100,000!
Lucy Turner of Gallatin was stunned when she (and her lovely sister!) came to claim her $100,000 prize from playing MILLIONAIRE JUMBO BUCKS. Who can blame her? Congrats to Lucy, who plans to pay off her house, help family ...and go shopping!

4/11/2013
$75,000 LADY JUMBO BUCKS Winner In Elizabethton!
Lady Luck shined brightly on retired farmer Bobby Rasnick of Elizabethton this week, surprising him with a $75,000 win from playing LADY JUMBO BUCKS. Congrats and good luck to Mr. Rasnick!

4/11/2013
$1 Million Win for Engaged Chattanooga Couple!
The upcoming nuptials of a Chattanooga couple were sweetened a bit more today as the smiling duo claimed a $1 million prize at the Tennessee Lottery’s Nashville headquarters. The lucky win came from playing the Lottery’s instant-ticket game, Tennessee Lottery Black, and on the heels of three additional instant wins—in a row.

4/8/2013
$250,000 MEGA MILLIONS WIN IN OAKLAND!
Topping the weekend news from the Tennessee Lottery is a $250,000 Mega Millions win by a player who purchased the lucky ticket in Oakland, located in southwest Tennessee. The big win came after Friday night's drawing, which also created a jackpot that now stands at $56 million.

4/2/2013
$5,000,000 MULTIPLIER SPECTACULAR Offers Lottery's Largest Instant-Ticket Game Prize Ever!
Imagine scratching a ticket and instantly learning you had won not one, not two…but FIVE MILLION dollars! Tennessee Lottery players will have that chance beginning this week with the launch of "$5,000,000 Multiplier Spectacular," a new game featuring the biggest top prize of any instant game in Tennessee Lottery history.

3/31/2013
OVER 67,000 WEEKEND WINS IN TENNESSEE Powerball jackpot win in IL
The weekend news from the Tennessee Lottery includes an incredible 67,812 winners from the popular drawing-style games of Tennessee Cash, Powerball and Mega Millions, and a record-high jackpot of $1.3 million for Monday night's Tennessee Cash drawing. In addition, a winning ticket for Saturday’s drawing of the $50 million Powerball jackpot was sold in Illinois.

3/24/2013
$338.3 Million Powerball Jackpot won in NJ; Nearly 50,000 Winning Tickets in TN
The thrilling 13-draw Powerball run ended Saturday night by creating nearly 50,000 winning tickets in Tennessee and a whopping $338.3 million jackpot winning ticket in New Jersey. Meanwhile, the state's own Tennessee Cash game continues to garner excitement with a $1 million jackpot for Monday night.

3/22/2013
Powerball Jackpot at $320 MILLION for Saturday! Tennessee Cash at Near-Record $925,000
With excitement building over an eye-popping $320 million Powerball jackpot and a near-record $925,000 Tennessee Cash jackpot up for grabs, the Tennessee Lottery is encouraging players to get their tickets early, have fun and play responsibly. “It only takes one to win,” said Rebecca Hargrove, President and CEO of the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation. “Players are excited over big jackpots like these, sales are on the rise, and it’s all for a great cause. We encourage people to have fun, but to always play responsibly.”

3/21/2013
$100,000 "FOOTBALL" WIN DURING MARCH MADNESS!
It may not be football season, but playing the Lottery's TENNESSEE TITANS game proved lucky for Daryl Thacker of Cookeville. Daryl, who bought the ticket at Quick Stop on W. Main St. in Cookeville, says this is the first time he's played this game ... but might not be the last. Congrats!

3/17/2013
$250,000 MEGA MILLIONS WIN IN SIGNAL MOUNTAIN! Powerball hits $260 million
The Tennessee Lottery’s weekend drawings created over 57,000 winners throughout the state including a lucky player in Signal Mountain who purchased a Mega Millions ticket worth $250,000 after Friday night’s drawing. No further information is available until the prize is claimed.

3/13/2013
$41 MILLION MEGA MILLIONS JACKPOT HIT IN OHIO
Tuesday night’s Mega Millions drawing created thousands of winners in Tennessee and a very lucky $41 million jackpot winner in Ohio.

2/7/2013
Powerball Jackpot Won In VA
The Powerball jackpot of $217.2 million was won Wednesday, Feb. 6, by a player who purchased a ticket in Virginia. In Tennessee, the drawing created over 22,500 winning tickets and additional proceeds for Lottery-funded programs.

2/6/2013
Mega Millions Jackpot Ticket Sold in MI
The Mega Millions jackpot of $19 million was won Tuesday, Feb. 5, by a player who purchased a ticket in Michigan. In Tennessee, the drawing created nearly 5,000 winning tickets.

2/5/2013
TENNESSEE LOTTERY OFFERS CHANCE TO WIN — FOR LIFE! “Win For Life” game offers $3,000 a week for life, $3.12 million guaranteed
Imagine winning $3,000 a week. Every Week! For Life! That’s exactly the top prize offered by Win For Life, the newest instant-ticket game from the Tennessee Education Lottery. Win For Life offers players more than $90 million in prizes overall, including a chance to receive $3,000 each and every week for life, with $3.12 million guaranteed. Sure to be popular with Lottery players, Win For Life will be featured in retailer locations throughout the state this week along with three additional new instant games, which include: •$100 Grand: A $5 ticket with the chance to win up to $100,000 •24 Karat Cash: A $2 ticket with the chance to win up to $24,000 •Double Doubler: A $1 ticket with the chance to win up to $4,000.

2/4/2013
$674,279 TENNESSEE CASH WIN IN MEMPHIS, POWERBALL ROLLS TO $208 MILLION!
What a weekend! A lucky player in Memphis won $674,279 by matching all TENNESSEE CASH numbers drawn on Friday, while the popular POWERBALL jackpot rose to an amazing $208 MILLION for Wednesday's drawing. No information about the Memphis winner is available until the player claims the prize.

2/3/2013
$674,279 TN CASH WIN IN MEMPHIS, POWERBALL ROLLS TO $208 MILLION!
What a weekend! A lucky player in Memphis won $674,279 by matching all TENNESSEE CASH numbers drawn on Friday, while the popular POWERBALL jackpot rose to an amazing $208 MILLION for Wednesday’s drawing. No information about the Memphis winner is available until the player claims the prize.

1/27/2013
$1 MILLION POWERBALL WIN IN NASHVILLE; MEGA MILLIONS WON IN NJ
A POWERBALL ticket sold in Nashville is worth $1 million after Saturday night's drawing, making it the 103rd ticket of a million dollars or more sold since the Lottery began nine years ago. That drawing pushed the POWERBALL jackpot to a whopping $151 million, while the jackpot for TENNESSEE CASH rose to $545,000 over the weekend. The MEGA MILLIONS jackpot of $89 million was won in New Jersey on Friday night.

1/22/2013
LOTTERY CELEBRATES 9TH ANNIVERSARY AFTER RECORD YEAR; Marks Milestone with Launch of “Win for Life” Instant Ticket Game!
The Tennessee Education Lottery celebrated its ninth anniversary of operations on January 20th, shortly after closing the books on the most successful calendar year in the Lottery’s history. Total sales for 2012 surpassed $1.34 billion, a Tennessee Lottery record. To help mark its ninth anniversary, the Lottery is launching a new game with the chance to win $3,000 a week—for life. “Win for Life,” an instant-ticket game that offers over $90,000,000 in total prizes including the top prize of a lifetime weekly payment, will be available at retailers on February 5. A minimum of $3.12 million is guaranteed for the top prize.

1/15/2013
TENNESSEE EDUCATION LOTTERY POSTS RECORD RETURNS Record 2nd Quarter Delivers $83.4 Million for Education, up 6.7 percent; Total for Education Rises to $2.55 Billion
Continuing to produce record-setting returns, the Tennessee Education Lottery Corporation today announced strong second quarter results, posting $83.4 million raised for state education programs. This marks an increase of $5.3 million or 6.7 percent, from total sales of $333 million, an increase of $17.9 million over the same period last year. Both figures set Lottery records for the second quarter of the fiscal year, the time period covering Oct. 1, 2012 through Dec. 31, 2012.

1/9/2013
Entry Deadline for "Camaro™" Second-Chance Drawings is Thursday, Jan. 24!
The entry deadline for the final two “Camaro™” Second-Chance Drawings is Thursday, Jan. 24. Be sure to enter for a chance to win one of 153 officially licensed Camaro® Prize Packs and the Grand Prize of a brand new Chevrolet® Camaro® 1SS™ automobile, both to be given away on Thursday, Jan. 31. Simply register your non-winning Camaro™ instant tickets through your VIP Players Suite account. Not a member? Join today! It’s easy! Just click on the VIP Player Suite icon above and follow the instructions.

1/6/2013
$1 MILLION MEGA MILLIONS WIN IN GUYS!
A player who purchased a MEGA MILLIONS ticket in Guys (McNairy County) is starting the New Year with a $1 million win! The ticket, which is the 102nd worth $1 million or more since the Lottery began, matched five numbers drawn in Friday night's MEGA MILLIONS game. The prize was increased from $250,000 to $1 million because the player added the Megaplier option. No additional information about the winner is available until the prize is claimed.