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MEDIA ALERT - Sumter Retailer Sells $100,000 Palmetto Cash 5 Ticket!
9/2/2009 1:49:35 PM

Sumter Retailer Sells $100,000 Palmetto Cash 5 Ticket
in September 1 Drawing!

WHO: Palmetto Cash 5 players should check their tickets carefully! A ticket worth $100,000 was sold at Young’s Food Stores #607, located at 940 East Liberty Street, in Sumter.
WHAT: The lucky ticket matched all five numbers in the Tuesday, September 1,
drawing. The winning numbers were 7, 12, 21, 22 and 31. The Power-Up multiplier was 2.

There were more than 6,000 winners of lower-tier prizes between $1 and $300 in last night’s drawing. For winners who spent the extra dollar and purchased the Power-Up multiplier, prizes ranged from $2 up to $600.

Notes: The $100,000 winning ticket must be claimed in person at a South Carolina Education Lottery Claims Center, located in Columbia, Greenville and Mt. Pleasant. Prizes for online games must be claimed within 180 days of the draw date printed on the ticket.

Since the Lottery’s inception in 2002, the General Assembly has appropriated more than $2.2 billion for educational purposes through fiscal year 2010. Approximately 97 cents of every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery is returned to the state in the form of contributions to education, prizes, retailer commissions, and payment to contractors for goods and services.

CONTACT: Stephanie Summers Hemminghaus
Product Relations Coordinator
Work (803) 737-2399
Cell (803) 667-2824

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