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  • wayneboyd Dec 10, 2012

    The state won again. Out of her million dollar prize the government got over half.

  • lorawatson Dec 10, 2012

    Congratulations!

  • glpowers Dec 10, 2012

    Salaries for teachers in kindergarten through third grade??
    Surley you jest.

  • North Carolina Cutie Dec 10, 2012

    Congrats! spend it wisely.

  • Wags Dec 10, 2012

    Good thing she claimed it this year or Obama would have increased the tax owed. She has gone from a nice woman to an evil millionare that needs to pay more taxes. (at least that's how our government looks at it)

  • Scubagirl Dec 10, 2012

    I agree, not a millionaire, but still a lot of money. Congrats to her!

  • JoCo50 at MXR Dec 10, 2012

    Only the government could give someone a check for $408,000 and tell them that now they were a millionaire.

    She's only a millionaire if she already had $600,000.

  • ncrebel Dec 10, 2012

    That is sad.......you win one million dollars and you get to take home $408,006.00???

    Follow the money. I would demand to know exactly where the money went in Robeson County School System.

  • Pseudonym Dec 10, 2012

    Last I checked, a net worth of $408,006 does not make one a millionaire.

    Not even a half millionaire.

  • HereswhatIthink Dec 10, 2012

    Enjoy!!!!

  • lucasd06 Dec 10, 2012

    Actually, NCPictures, since this income source won't continue, she won't be taxed at the higher tax rate after the tax year 2012, assuming she makes less than $250k annually.

  • Uhavenoclu Dec 10, 2012

    She has had the ticket same with the $4 m winner. Now would be a good time to cash it in.

  • kbrianf Dec 10, 2012

    "Officials said Evans chose to take her winnings as a $600,000 lump sum rather than an annuity paid out over 20 years. After withholdings, she received a check for $408,006."

    Ummm, she's already paid her taxes and gotten her money, NCPictures.

  • NCPictures Dec 10, 2012

    Congratulations, you are now one of the (according to "our" President) hated rich that will have a higher tax rate. Good luck getting even half of that money.

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