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Hartsville Man Wins $1 Million & Quits Job
6/24/2016 9:04:53 AM

COLUMBIA, SC (June 24, 2016) – A Hartsville man called his fiancée at work and led with, “I’m quitting my job.”

He elaborated that he’d just won $1 million playing the Lottery.

“Don’t worry about anything anymore,” he told her hanging up.

That evening, the two watched television with his winning Gold Millions ticket sitting on a table between their recliners.

“Every once in a while we’d look over to make sure it was still there,” the fiancée said.

And they talked about their plans.

The winner wants to save. His girlfriend has her heart set on a cruise.

“I’m worried I might get sea sick,” the millionaire said.

The Hartsville winner claimed the last top prize of $1 million in the $10 Gold Millions game at odds of 1 in 1.6 million.

Players can also enter non-winning Gold Millions tickets by mail or online at sclottery.com for another chance to win $1 million in a second-chance drawing. The odds of winning in the second-chance drawing depend on the number of entries received.

For selling the claimed ticket, PM Food Mart in Hartsville received a commission of $10,000.

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