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$1 MILLION Powerball® Ticket Sold in North Charleston
1/4/2016 9:41:01 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (January 4, 2016) – A Powerball® player in North Charleston is holding a Powerball® ticket worth $1 million this morning. The $1 MILLION ticket was purchased from the Kwik Shop at 5137 N. Rhett Ave. in North Charleston for Saturday night’s drawing.

The ticket sold in North Charleston 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® – Saturday, January 2, 2016
5, 6, 15, 29, and 42 Powerball®: 10

Check your tickets. More than to 32,000 players in South Carolina hold tickets for prizes from $4 up to $1 MILLION. Of these, more than 12,500 players purchased PowerPlay® to see their non-jackpot winnings, excluding the Match 5 prize, multiplied by two. 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 11,688,054.

The estimated jackpot for Wednesday night’s drawing is $400 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.

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