COLUMBIA, SC (May 20, 2013) – Cheapway at 5901 N. Main St. in Columbia sold a $100,000 Palmetto Cash 5 ticket over the weekend.
The Palmetto Cash 5 ticket for Saturday’s drawing matched all five numbers drawn to win the $100,000 top prize. Had the ticket holder “Powered-Up” for an additional $1, the $100,000 top prize would have multiplied to $300,000.
Palmetto Cash 5 – Saturday, May 18
16, 18, 32, 34, and 38 Power-Up: 3
Check your tickets. The winner has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the $100,000 prize. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
More than 3,000 Palmetto Cash 5 players won prizes from $1 up to $100,000 in Saturday’s drawing. Exactly 1,800 players who spent an extra $1 to purchase the Power-Up multiplier will have their winnings multiplied by three when claimed. The odds of winning $100,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 501,942.
Proceeds from every dollar spent by players on the South Carolina Education Lottery are 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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