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$1 MILLION Powerball® Ticket Sold in Pelzer
3/3/2011 10:01:25 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (March 3, 2011) – Are you holding a Powerball® ticket worth $1 MILLION? The ticket was purchased from Pelzer Food Store at 7001 Hwy. 29 N. in Pelzer.

The ticket for the Wednesday, March 2 drawing matched all five white ball numbers drawn. The ticket holder purchased PowerPlay® for an extra $1, which multiplied the $200,000 winnings to $1 MILLION.

Powerball® – Wednesday, March 2
7, 31, 50, 51, and 58 Powerball®: 6 PowerPlay®: 2

Check your tickets. In Wednesday night’s drawing, more than 13,500 of the South Carolina Education Lottery’s players won prizes from $3 up to $1 MILLION. Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the prize. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.

The estimated Powerball® jackpot for Saturday, March 5, 2011, is $25 million.

The estimated Mega Millions® jackpot for tomorrow, Friday, March 4, 2011, is $105 million.

Approximately 97 cents of every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery is 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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