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Update January 6, video from store, about winner: While the winner is remaining anonymous Live 5 News has a few details in a report from the gas station where the ticket was sold.
Update January 5, local winner: Someone who bought a ticket at Folly Beach isn't very very very lucky, but they're very very lucky.
They bough a ticket at the Kangaroo Express at 42 Center Street that matched all five white ball numbers and purchased the "Megaplier" to multiply the $250,000 Match 5 prize to $1 million.
The numbers were 4, 8, 15, 25, and 47 Megaball: 42 Megaplier: 4.
First reporting January 4: Are you feeling lucky? If so, scrounge up some cash and buy yourself a Mega Millions lottery ticket.
Tonight's drawing for the Mega Millions Jackpot is now at $330 million annuity or $208.3 million cash. The last time a Multi-State Lottery Association lottery saw $300 million was in August of 2007.
The drawing will be held tonight at 11 p.m. Eastern Time.