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Inman Mother Gifts Daughter a $100,000 Lottery Ticket
12/14/2011 9:40:34 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (December 14, 2011) – An Inman woman left Bi-Lo with a sack of groceries and a lottery ticket worth $100,000.

She kept the potatoes, cabbage and bacon. The ticket she gave to her daughter.

“It hasn’t dawned on her yet what I’ve done,” said the mother. “I want her to make it last.”

As of this release, one top prizes of $100,000 remain in the $5 Wheel of Fortune® game.

The odds of winning $100,000 are 1 in 600,000.

Bi-Lo #89 in Inman received a commission of $1,000 for selling the claimed ticket.

Non-winning Wheel of Fourtune® tickets can be entered by mail or online for a chance to win additional prizes up to $1 million. For details, visit sceducationlottery.com.

Since the start of the Lottery in 2002, more than one million college scholarships and grants have been awarded to South Carolina’s students. In all, more than $2.6 BILLION has been transferred to support educational programs in the Palmetto State.

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