COLUMBIA, SC (July 3, 2014) – A Powerball® ticket worth $1 MILLION was purchased from the 3 Way Food Mart 6 at 2260 Pinelog Road in Warrenville for Wednesday night’s drawing.
The ticket sold in Warrenville matched all five white ball numbers drawn. Had the ticket holder purchased PowerPlay® for an extra $1, the $1 million prize would have increased to $2 MILLION.
Powerball® – Wednesday, July 2
8, 18, 45, 53, and 58 Powerball®: 35
Take a break from celebrating America’s birthday and check your tickets. A $1 million will buy a lot of fireworks! There are 8,300 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $4 up to $1 MILLION. Of these, more than 3,500 players purchased PowerPlay® to see their non-jackpot winnings, excluding the Match 5 prize, multiplied by three. Players have 180 days from the date of the drawing to claim their prizes. For complete information on claiming prizes, visit sceducationlottery.com.
The odds of winning $1 million are 1 in 5,153,633.
The estimated jackpot for Saturday night’s drawing is $101 million.
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.