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$500,000 PALMETTO CASH 5 TICKET SOLD IN FORT MILL!
9/6/2007 3:34:16 PM

COLUMBIA, SC (September 6, 2007) – A winning Palmetto Cash 5 ticket worth $500,000 is waiting to be claimed today! South Carolina Education Lottery (SCEL) officials say one ticket matched all five numbers in the Wednesday, September 5 drawing, resulting in a top prize of $100,000. The player spent an extra dollar to purchase the Power-Up multiplier. The Power-Up number drawn was a 5, increasing the player’s winnings from $100,000 to $500,000. The winning numbers were 9, 10, 18, 22, and 29. The Power-Up multiplier was 5.
The lucky ticket was purchased at Fairway Conoco, 1290 Tom Hall Street, in Fort Mill.
Palmetto Cash 5 is a five-number game from the South Carolina Education Lottery. There are four ways to win prizes from $1 up to $100,000. Players have the option of spending an extra dollar per play for the chance to multiply all prizes by the Power-Up number drawn 2, 3, 4, or 5 times. The price of each play is $1. Purchasing the Power-Up multiplier option increases the price for each play from $1 to $2.
Since its inception in 2002, the South Carolina Education Lottery has launched more than 220 instant games and five online games. Currently, SCEL offers approximately 30 instant games and four online games at more than 3,500 lottery retailers statewide. Traditionally, SCEL produces three to four new games each month in a variety of themes, play styles, and price points of $1 - $10. During the past five years, the support the South Carolina Education Lottery has received from players and retailers is responsible for the General Assembly appropriating more than $1.73 billion for educational purposes through fiscal year 2008.


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