Lottery adds four scratch-off games

Posted May 19, 2009

Three new scratch-off games are available to lottery players in North Carolina starting Tuesday, and an old favorite returns.

Summertime Cash tickets offer the chance to win $50, $100 and $500.

Magnificent 7s is a $5 instant scratch-off game with top prizes of $70,000 and total prizes worth over $20 million.

The $3 Bonus Crossword ticket offers a chance to win a top prize of $30,000.

Diamond Doubler is a $2 ticket with ten top prizes of $25,000. The game also features over $3.2 million in prizes between $10 and $500. Players who scratch and reveal a “double diamond” symbol can double any prize shown on the ticket.


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  • anneonymousone May 19, 2009

    How many lottery officials are being laid off? Are there lottery offices that are short on paper? How many lottery employees are not able to take the unpaid time off in exchange for the salary cut?

  • this is my Screen Name May 19, 2009

    Great. Whatever happened to all the money that the commercial says has come in -- seems with all that money, the schools shouldn't have to be laying of teachers. What a predictable farce.