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Are You Holding a Powerball® Ticket Worth 400,000?
3/11/2008 10:49:39 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (March 11, 2008) - The owners of two Powerball® tickets worth $400,000 have not come forward. One winning ticket was sold at Kangaroo Express #3140 in Little River and the other ticket was purchased at Scott’s Mini Mart in Cheraw.
Check your Powerball® tickets carefully. The winning white ball numbers from the Saturday, February 8, drawing were 17, 29, 31, 34, and 49. The red Powerball® was 16 and the PowerPlay® multiplier was 2. Both ticket holders wisely purchased PowerPlay® and increased their $200,000 prize to $400,000. PowerPlay® costs an additional $1 per play.
The winning tickets matched all five white ball numbers but missed the red Powerball® number and the chance to win the $200 million jackpot! The jackpot now stands at $230 million for Wednesday night’s drawing.
Winning Powerball® tickets must be claimed within 180 days of the drawing.
Since its inception in 2002, the South Carolina Education Lottery has launched more than 260 instant games and six online games. Currently, SCEL offers 39 instant games and five online games. SCEL produces an average of four new games each month in a variety of themes, play styles, and price points of $1-$10. During the past six years, the support the South Carolina Education Lottery has received from players and retailers is responsible for the General Assembly appropriating more than $1.74 billion for educational purposes through fiscal year 2008.

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