Players are urged by the South Carolina Education Lottery to double-check their tickets.

According to Wednesday night's drawing, a Powerball ticket worth $50,000 was purchased by a happy winner.

It was at a Columbia Kroger grocery shop.

Tickets for the more than 17,000 players in South Carolina range in price from $4 to $50,000.

The expected jackpot for Saturday night's Powerball drawing is $404 million.

 so this weekend will be one to watch.

A prize totaling $1.35 billion is currently up for grabs in the Mega Millions jackpot run.

This drawing will happen on Friday at midnight.