The Daily Eastern News

There are more important things in life than wealth

Staff Editorial

October 24, 2018

Well, there is a new soon-to-be billionaire in America, as Tuesday’s $1.537 billion Mega Millions jackpot was discovered to have a single winning ticket sold in South Carolina. While we know there are and will continue to be cries all over America from the sad hopefuls who did not win, we at The Daily East...

Charleston, Eastern residents try their luck in Powerball game

Charleston, Eastern residents try their luck in Powerball game

Lynnsey Veach, City Editor

January 13, 2016

Students and residents were rushing into local gas stations on a cold and icy Tuesday to get their tickets for a chance to win the largest lottery jack-pot for one winner in history, a Powerball of $1.5 billion. If someone purchases the winning ticket, that person would receive $930 million pre-tax...

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