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11:08 am on Monday July 14, 2014

$1 million Powerball ticket sold in Myrtle Beach

Check your tickets! A Powerball ticket worth $1 million was purchased from Hasksim Inc. at 7981 Highway 544 in Myrtle Beach for Saturday night's drawing. The ticket sold in Myrtle Beach matched all five white ball numbers: 2, 3, 7, 23, and 51 were...
9:46 am on Tuesday August 6, 2013

$400 million is up for grabs in Wednesday's Powerball drawing

The Powerball Jackpot is at $400, nearly half a ba-ba-ba-billion dollars, for Wednesday night's drawing. General odds of winning are 1 in 175,223,510. Good luck!
11:45 am on Monday May 13, 2013

Wednesdays Powerball jackpot is up to $350 million

It's hard not to dream what you'd do with all of that money. I'm off to start perusing available beachfront real estate. On Thursday you can check the numbers on the SC Education Lottery site. Let us know if you're a winner and we'll happily be your...
8:13 am on Tuesday April 10, 2012

Myrtle Beach teen wins $100k from scratcher; Pee Dee man wins $2m

Flickr user James LeVeque The insanely high Megamillions jackpots seemed to have set off lottery fever. While many people have chosen to ignore the staggering low probablity of winning, it quite literally paid off for one local teenager. According...
5:30 am on Wednesday January 4, 2012

Powerball prices to double on January 15th

Flickr user Coco Mault The price of a Powerball tickets in South Carolina will be going up on Sunday January 15, 2012 to $2 a ticket.  The price increase is aimed at making higher jackpots and more millionaires.  South Carolina Education Lottery...
8:05 am on Thursday January 6, 2011

Beaufort man wins $40,000 in Powerball lotto

Harold Lewis Jr. is a smart man. The instant he realized he won $40,000 on a Powerball ticket he called his wife and asked her what to do. “My wife didn’t believe me at first,” he told lottery officials. “She told me it wasn’t nice to mess with her...
10:30 am on Thursday April 29, 2010

Hanahan Kwik Fill sells $200,000 lottery ticket

Image by Flickr user teamperks If you bought a Powerball ticket from a Hanahan Kwik Fill with the numbers 12, 22, 25, 28, and 44, you're $200,000 richer. The winner has yet to claim their prize, but has 180 days to come forward. Pop over to The...
4:35 pm on Friday December 11, 2009

S.C. Lottery searching for $1 million winner (Update: winner found)

Image by Flickr user Trig's Update December 11: South Carolina has a new millionaire. The 46-year-old Spartanburg woman wishes to remain unnamed, but says that she plans on using a chunk of the money on a nice, long vacation. Get the story at The...
12:11 pm on Thursday August 20, 2009

Columbia gas station sells ticket to $260 million Powerball jackpot

Image by Flickr user Chris WintersImage by 20090820-lottery.jpg Update August 26: A Columbia man has won. Here are the details. First reporting: A lucky person has the winning ticket to a Powerball ticket worth nearly $260 million. The ticket was...
8:59 am on Tuesday May 20, 2008

19-year-old bags $35 million Powerball jackpot

Jonathan Vargas of Gaston bought his first lottery ticket Saturday. By that evening, he was the first South Carolinian to win the state's Powerball jackpot. “I have a mixture of feelings. Scary. Exciting. Still shocking. I’m still telling my mother...