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Patricia Brunson's purchase won her the first $10 million prize in a new lottery game.
Richard Tyler Jr. was overcome with emotion after recently winning a $212,500 Carolina Keno prize, the largest in the history of the game.
Satyaprasad Kiran chose a lump sum payment and walked away with $429,014.
William Roberts bought his lucky $10 Million Spectacular ticket from the Circle K on Davis Drive in Morrisville.
Michael Morgan of Benson gave his wife a lottery ticket to scratch before they planned to eat dinner. When they discovered they had won the $1 million prize, he no longer cared about food.
Fuquay-Varina resident Roger Lundy has wanted a new car for years and, after winning a $100,000 top prize in a second-chance drawing, now he can get one.
Toy McLeod of Aberdeen took a chance on a $20 scratch-off and won a $2 million prize.
A Powerball lottery ticket sold outside Flint, Michigan, won $842.2 million Monday, the 10th-largest jackpot in U.S. history.
The New York Times, New York Times
Pamela Bradshaw, of Clinton, won $1 million just after midnight when she won the Powerball First Millionaire of the Year drawing during "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2024."
Nicholas Parker said it took a minute for him to absorb the fact that he had won $200,000 in the North Carolina Education Lottery.
(CNN) -- The Powerball jackpot climbed to an estimated $685 million after no ticket matched all six numbers to nab the grand prize during Monday night's Christmas drawing.
By Paradise Afshar, CNN
Timothy Emerick arrived at lottery headquarters Thursday to claim his $100,000 prize. After required federal and state tax withholdings, he took home $71,251.
Earlier this year, WRAL anchor/reporter Dan Haggerty looks into what kinds of properties you could buy after winning a $2 million lottery prize in North Carolina. He looks at what could happen to the real estate market when interest rates start to lower.
Two lucky individuals in North Carolina struck gold in a Monday night Powerball drawing.
Susana Brache won $1 million from a lucky 50X The Cash ticket.
The North Carolina Education Lottery has been around since 2005.
Kaila Curry, Audience Engagement Producer
Bryan Caves of Willow Spring said he will use his recent $120,000 Cash 5 win to pay off part of his mortgage.
According to the North Carolina Education Lottery, Kiu Nim bought a $20 "Power 20s" scratch-off ticket from the A&C Supermarket on South Wilmington Street. Nim took home one of the game's eight $100,000 prizes.
Edward Davis Jr. of Lillington said he'd treat his wife to a trip for their 50th wedding anniversary with part of his lottery winnings.
The winner bought the ticket at the Fast Mart on South Main Street in Lillington in Harnett County.
Rosa Yearby took home $178,126 after required state and federal withholdings.
Mark Bergin, WRAL senior multiplatform producer
In the last fiscal year, a spokesperson for the North Carolina Education Lottery says $44 million in prize money was never claimed.
A lottery ticket worth $270,000, purchased in the Charlotte area in May, just expired with no one claiming it by the Nov. 13 deadline.
Sarah Krueger, WRAL Investigates producer
Eladhandro Williams bought a $30 scratch-off ticket and won a $1 million prize.