COLUMBIA, SC (March 23, 2017) – A Powerball® player in Pawleys Island is holding a ticket worth $1 million this morning. And Palmetto Cash 5 players in Mount Pleasant and Dalzell are $200,000 richer after last night’s drawing.
The $1 MILLION ticket was purchased from the Food Lion #1198 at 9380 Ocean Hwy. in Pawleys Island and matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Had the ticket holder purchased PowerPlay® for an extra $1, the $1 million prize would have increased to $2 MILLION.
Wednesday night’s winning Powerball numbers were: 2, 9, 27, 29, 42, and Powerball® 9.
The two top prize winning Palmetto Cash 5 tickets worth $200,000 each were sold at the Publix Super Market #449 at 1000 Johnnie Dodds Blvd. in Mount Pleasant and at Dalzell Grocery at 4101 Thomas Sumter Hwy. in Dalzell. Both ticket holders matched all five numbers drawn and Powered-Up for an extra $1 to see their $100,000 winnings doubled to $200,000.
Last night’s winning Palmetto Cash 5 numbers were: 13, 28, 32, 36, and 38.
Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
The odds of winning $1 million playing Powerball® are 1 in 11,688,054.
The odds of winning $200,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 1,003,884.
Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are returned to the state in the form of funding for education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.
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