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Lottery Winner Surprises Wife Over Breakfast
1/16/2012 8:33:21 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (January 16, 2012) – The next time a Rock Hill man surprises his wife, he’s going to wait until she’s had her morning cup of coffee.

Seated at the breakfast table, she came close to burning him with her coffee when he told her he won $200,000 on a lottery ticket.

“She was more excited than I was,” laughed the winner relieved the coffee did not spill on the ticket.

As of this release, five top prizes of $200,000 remain in the $10 Fire & Ice game.

The odds of winning $200,000 are 1 in 500,000.

Herlong BP in Rock Hill received a commission of $2,000 for selling the claimed ticket.

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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