Tennessee Lottery News
Thursday Jun 23 | via Daily Journal/Sunday Journal
A Tennessee truck driver pulled out of Gilman last week with a big boost from the Illinois Lottery. A $2 instant ticket landed him a long-term prize, $1,000 per week for life. Comment?
May 12, 2016 | via Daily Mail
Prince charming: Harry delights a 95-year-old fan by kissing her hand on the final day of the Invictus Games in Florida Hero Baptist minister saves missing nine- year-old Tennessee girl by tracking her captor uncle down in the woods and holding him at gunpoint The Secret Service investigates Trump's long-time butler over his death threats to Obama in online racist rants about hanging the President from 'The White Mosque' Trump's 'Muslim ban' could vanish after Republican front-runner calls it 'just a suggestion' and says he 'would like to back off as soon as possible' if he went through with it 'Screw the next generation' and 'Harry Reid's a pompous a**': Democratic congressman writes Anonymous tell-all book slamming 'nation of naive, self-absorbed sheep' as he admits he never reads bills he votes on EXCLUSIVE: No apology, no rebate! Chelsea Clinton's husband Marc Mezvinsky has 'nothing ... (more) Comment?
May 9, 2016 | via The Jackson Sun
Check out this story on jacksonsun.com: Saturday's Powerball drawing for a $415 million jackpot created 57,307 winning tickets in Tennessee, including three worth $50,000 each, according to a news release from the Tennessee Lottery. The Tennessee Lottery encourages players to sign and check their tickets after every drawing - you might not have won the jackpot, but you could have won another cash prize. Comment?
Apr 4, 2016 | via WAFF-TV Huntsville
Tennessee Powerball officials say in a news release that the ticket sold in Gray matched the first five numbers in Saturday night's drawing. The winner didn't immediately step forward to claim the prize. Comment?
Jan 16, 2016 | via Iol.co.za
Powerball jackpot co-winners Lisa and John Robinson of Munford, Tennessee speak to the media at the headquarters of the Tennessee Lottery in Nashville. Picture: /Harrison McClary Nashville, Tennessee - A Tennessee couple holding one of three winning tickets for this week's record $1.6 billion US Powerball lottery jackpot said on Friday they will keep their jobs because "you just can't sit down and do nothing." Comment?
Jan 21, 2016 | via KSLA-TV Shreveport
Chester County Sheriff Blair Weaver announced that search crews found the body of 2-year-old Noah Chamberlin, who went missing January 14. A forklift operator who recently won a nearly half-million dollar Georgia lottery jackpot was killed overnight Thursday during a home invasion robbery, investigators confirmed. The blizzard menacing the Eastern United States could rank near the top 10 to ever hit the region, according to the National Weather Service. Comment?
Jan 21, 2016 | via WLOX-TV Biloxi
Roads with the most damage were in Lamar County, and include Rocky Branch Road, Slade Road, HR Watts Road, Old Salt Road, Old Black Creek Road, Sand Lane, and Herron Lane. There were reports of a tree falling on a house on Old Salt Road, and a mobile home being destroyed on Sand Lane. Comment?
Jan 16, 2016 | via Star Tribune
The small-town Tennessee couple that bought one of three magic tickets splitting the world-record $1.6 billion Powerball jackpot says they don't plan to quit their jobs or buy a new house. After appearing on national television, John Robinson and wife Lisa went to the Tennessee lottery headquarters in Nashville on Friday to have their winning ticket verified by lottery officials. Comment?
Jan 14, 2016 | via The Island Packet
During a Russellville, Ala., game against rival Hatton High, Tharptown guard Max Nolen made a basket in the most unusual of ways: off his face. Numbers for the largest Powerball jackpot in history -- more than $1.5 billion -- were drawn on the night of January 13, 2016. Comment?
Jan 19, 2016 | via The Echo
A Tennessee couple holding one of three winning tickets for this week's record $1.6 billion U.S. Powerball lottery jackpot said on Friday they will keep their jobs because "you just can't sit down and do nothing". The couple came forward on yesterday with a winning ticket for this week's record US$1.6 billion Powerball lottery jackpot. Comment?
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