Dec 29, 2009 2:22 AM by Letitia Walker
BATON ROUGE, La. - The Louisiana Lottery Corporation announced the new
home for the Lottery’s drawing show in the Acadiana area will be Cox4
(cable channel 4) beginning Monday, January 4, 2010. Cox4 reaches
customers in all or part of Acadia, Iberia, Lafayette, St. Martin, St.
Mary and Vermilion parishes.
Winning numbers for all Louisiana Lottery drawings will be broadcast
nightly on Cox4 at 9:59 p.m., including the live Powerball drawing every
Wednesday and Saturday.
"I am excited to expand our partnership with the Lottery to the
Acadiana viewing area and look forward to providing this valuable
service to Lottery customers,” said Jason Furrate, director of Cox4.
“As a trusted source for local programming, we value collaborations
like this that benefit our customers.”
The Lottery also reminds players in the Lake Charles area that winning
numbers can be viewed nightly on KVHP, channel 29.
Lottery ticket purchasers must be at least 21 years of age. For
security purposes, the Lottery strongly encourages players to sign the
back of their tickets immediately after purchasing. Anyone who has a
gambling problem or friends and family of anyone with a gambling problem
can call toll-free 1-877-770-7867.
More information about Lottery drawings, including the winning numbers,
can be found on the Lottery’s Web site, www.louisianalottery.com.