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May 29, 2020 By NCEL

Alexander County man ‘couldn’t stop shaking’ after $230,724 jackpot win

Michael Mawhorter of Taylorsville has been playing the lottery since he moved to North Carolina, and on Wednesday, his commitment paid off to the tune of a $230,724 Cash 5 jackpot win.

May 29, 2020 By NCEL

Both Mega Millions and Powerball drawings offer big weekend jackpots

The largest jackpot comes with Friday's Mega Million $336 million jackpot and then on Saturday Powerball offers a $125 million jackpot.

May 29, 2020 By NCEL

Henderson County woman wins ‘mega bucks’ with $200,000 scratch-off prize

Kathy Phillips of Hendersonville finished her shift at her grocery store on Easter Sunday, purchased four $5 scratch-off tickets, and ended up winning “Mega Bucks” with a $200,000 top prize.

May 29, 2020 By NCEL

Bladen County woman says $100,000 jackpot win is a ‘major game changer’

Bernice Jessup of White Oak got off of work early and decided to stop for a few Cash 5 tickets—one of which won her a $100,000 jackpot and will help her start her own business.

May 28, 2020 By NCEL

Retired Lexington mechanic wins $468,052 Cash 5 jackpot

Ticket worth almost half a million dollars sat in winner's truck for two weeks before discovery that it had won a Cash 5 jackpot.

May 28, 2020 By NCEL

Crossword scratch-off reveals $150,000 top prize to Durham County woman

Brenda Martinez of Durham played a crossword scratch-off and saw her letters reveal a $150,000 prize.

May 28, 2020 By NCEL

With ‘a wish and a dream,’ Gaston County man wins $1,127,585 Cash 5 jackpot

Gary Grant of Mount Holly was buying a birthday cake when he decided to check a few Cash 5 tickets, and one of them won him a $1,127,585 jackpot.

May 26, 2020 By NCEL

Education Lottery Commission to meet on Thursday

The meeting will begin at 10 a.m. via teleconference.

May 25, 2020 By NCEL

Cash 5 drawing produces $1.1 million jackpot over Memorial Day weekend

Lucky ticket purchased at Mount Holly convenience store.

May 22, 2020 By NCEL

Forsyth County woman to build foster home in West Africa with $1 million prize

Eva Flomo of Kernersville tried her luck on a single $150 Million Cash Explosion scratch-off ticket and took home a $1 million prize.

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