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August 3, 2021 By NCEL

New weekly Powerball drawing could add millions to your Mondays

Starting soon, Powerball drawings will be held three times a week, on Mondays, Wednesdays, and Saturdays.

August 3, 2021 By NCEL

Friends win second-highest Cash 5 jackpot ever, sharing $1.9 million prize

Nicole Riley and Susan Edmondson of Raleigh teamed up to try their luck on a Cash 5 ticket and split a $1,993,227 jackpot.

August 3, 2021 By NCEL

Robeson County woman to use $200,000 prize to boost her business

A $200,000 prize will allow Leatha Davis of Fairmont to invest in her pet grooming business.

August 3, 2021 By NCEL

Forsyth County man says $200,000 win is an ‘incredible blessing’

A trip to collect a prize and a last-minute purchase paid off for Derek Smith of Winston-Salem to the tune of $200,000.

August 2, 2021 By NCEL

Brunswick County man bags $2 million Powerball prize

Playing with a set of just “random” numbers, Wayne Harris of Supply tried his luck on a Powerball ticket and won a $2 million prize.

August 2, 2021 By NCEL

Catawba County woman collects $155,902 Cash 5 jackpot

Her Quick Pick ticket matched all five numbers in the April 22 drawing.

August 2, 2021 By NCEL

Durham County man wins ‘ultimate’ $100,000 prize

Jarius Outen of Durham found himself the latest winner of a $100,000 Ultimate 7’s prize.

August 2, 2021 By NCEL

Mecklenburg County man snags $1 million Mega Millions prize

Matthew Simmons of Charlotte became the latest North Carolinian to collect a big Mega Millions prize Thursday when he picked up a $1 million prize.

August 2, 2021 By NCEL

N.C. Education Lottery raises $936 million for education

Earnings for education jumped by $206.6 million, or 28 percent.

July 30, 2021 By NCEL

McDowell County man matches 10 on Keno ticket to win $100,000 prize

Dewey Croom of Marion tried his luck on a Carolina Keno ticket and won a $100,000 prize.

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