Kentucky Lottery changing how daily lottery drawings are done

Kentucky

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WEHT)- The Kentucky Lottery announced that a random number generator will be used in lieu of balls or machines for daily lottery drawings, including the Pick 3, Pick 4, and Cashball 225 games. 31 state lotteries currently use a random number generator for drawings.

Officials say the winning numbers will be available minutes after the drawing on the Kentucky Lottery website and their mobile app, adding that the draw will now be much quicker while preserving the same level of security and integrity.

The afternoon drawing will be held at 12:20 PM and the evening drawing will be held at approximately 9:58 PM.

More information about the lottery’s planned changes can be found here.

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(This story was originally published on April 11, 2020)

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