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Wedding Bells Ring in the Coming Year for Columbia Lottery Winner
12/23/2015 2:27:09 PM

COLUMBIA, SC (December 30, 2015) – A Columbia lottery winner’s bride-to-be doesn’t know it yet, but her fiancé just won $250,000.

So let the wedding planning begin for the couple set to say their I do’s in the new year.

“I can’t believe it,” the groom said when he cashed in his winning $250,000 Payday ticket he purchased from the Shiv Mart III on Garners Ferry Rd. in Columbia.

“My heart is beating so hard,” he said.

Two top prizes of $250,000 remain in the $250,000 Payday game, at odds of 1 in 696,000.

For selling the claimed ticket, Shiv Mart III in Columbia received a commission of $2,500.

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