Record Sales For Tennessee Lottery

The Tennessee Lottery set a sales record $89.9 million for the third quarter.  It exceeds the old record of $79.6 million in the third quarter of 2006.  Lottery officials credited a world record Mega Millions jackpot of $656 million on March 30 and increasingly popular instant games. Keith Simmons, chairman of the board for the 8-year-old lottery, said the games are on track for a record year.