Powerball game revises with new matrix (5/49 + 1/42) and prize structure.
Lottery Board of Directors appoints David Miller CEO.
New Mexico Commission on Higher Education awards first Legislative Lottery Scholarships.
Lottery ends Fiscal Year 1997 with gross sales of $82.4 million and profit of $21.9 million.
Lottery Board of Directors appoints Steve Schwartz Interim CEO.
The Lottery installs first self-service Scratcher vending machines.
Daily Millions launches.
Public School Capital Outlay Council awards $7.2 million in Lottery proceeds to 23 schools (listed on page 5 of the 1997 Annual Report)