COLUMBIA, SC (December 20, 2013) – If you purchased a Palmetto Cash 5 ticket from Corner Mart at 4289 Fish Hatchery Rd. in Gaston for Thursday’s drawing, you might be $200,000 richer today.
The Palmetto Cash 5 ticket for Thursday’s drawing matched all five numbers drawn to win the $100,000 top prize. Because the ticket holder “Powered-Up” for an additional $1, the $100,000 top prize was doubled to $200,000.
Palmetto Cash 5 – Thursday, December 19
5, 9, 12, 16, and 20 Power-Up: 2
Check your tickets. The winner has 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim the $200,000 prize. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
More than 4,900 Palmetto Cash 5 players won prizes from $1 up to $200,000 in Thursday’s drawing. More than 3,000 players spent an extra $1 to purchase the Power-Up multiplier and will have their winnings multiplied by two when claimed. The odds of winning $200,000 playing Palmetto Cash 5 are 1 in 1,003,884.
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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