About the Lottery - Employment Opportunities
News
[Back to News Articles]        
Bennettsville Mourner Plays the Lottery & Wins $125,000
8/2/2017 1:10:05 PM

COLUMBIA, SC (August 3, 2017) – A Bennettsville man says he was feeling blessed when he purchased a lottery ticket and won $125,000.

He was coming from a funeral when he stopped at the One Stop on Hwy. 38 S. in Bennettsville and spent $5 on a scratch-off that won him the game’s top prize.

“This will make life easier,” he said.

Now that the prize is paid, One Stop in Bennettsville receives a $1,250 commission.

Two top prizes of $125,000 remain in the $5 Red Hot Cash game, at odds of 1 in 480,000.

# # #


[Back to News Articles]        
Every effort is made to ensure the accuracy of all information contained on this site. This site, however, is not the final authority on games, winning numbers, or other information. All winning tickets must be validated by the SCEL before prizes will be paid. You must be 18 years of age or older to play the games of the South Carolina Education Lottery. Our site is constantly updated with new information. Please check back often.
© Copyright 2005, South Carolina Education Lottery. All rights reserved.