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$250,000 Mega Millions® Ticket Sold in Goose Creek
3/16/2011 10:20:34 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (March 16, 2011) – Are you holding a Mega Millions® ticket worth $250,000? The ticket was purchased from Hess Mart #40381 at 429 St. James Avenue in Goose Creek.

The ticket for the Tuesday, March 15 drawing matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Had the ticket holder purchased Megaplier® for an extra $1, the $250,000 winnings would have been multiplied to $1 MILLION, regardless of the Megaplier® drawn.

Mega Millions® – Tuesday, March 15
10, 11, 12, 28, and 43 Megaball®: 45 Megaplier®: 4


Check your tickets. In Tuesday night’s drawing, more than 11,000 of the South Carolina Education Lottery’s players won prizes from $2 up to $250,000. For the 3,620 players in South Carolina who spent a total of $2 to purchase Megaplier®, their prizes will be multiplied by four. 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 annuitized Mega Millions® jackpot for Friday, March 18, 2011, is $201 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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