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February 10, 2021 By NCEL

Lincoln County grandpa wins $25,000 A Year for Life while on taco run

While on a taco run with his grandson, Wendell Pentecost of Lincolnton decided to try his luck on a single Lucky for Life ticket and ended up winning $25,000 A Year for Life.

February 10, 2021 By NCEL

A quick stop-n-go lands Harnett County man a $261,609 Fast Play jackpot

He stopped to grab a quick drink, tried his luck on a Fast Play ticket, and instantly won a $261,609 jackpot right there in the store.

February 10, 2021 By NCLE

Moore County man wins ‘colossal’ $1 million prize

Robert Grimone of Pinehurst found himself the winner of a $1 million prize.

February 9, 2021 By NCEL

Wake County man wins $1 million Powerball prize

The lucky ticket bought at a Raleigh convenience store won the highest prize in Saturday's drawing.

February 9, 2021 By NCEL

Union County woman wins $150,000 scratch-off prize

Her win was revealed as she played the Extreme Cashword game.

February 9, 2021 By NCEL

Greensboro regional office and claim center closed temporarily

Office closed until Monday, Feb. 15, Tuesday after staff entered quarantine due to possible exposure to COVID-19.

February 9, 2021 By NCEL

Edgecombe County woman mines $200,000 prize

She took home the top prize in the Black Diamond 7s game.

February 8, 2021 By NCEL

Cumberland County grad celebrates new degree with a $250,000 prize

Tejas Patel of Fayetteville had a hard time believing his good fortune after his $5 scratch-off revealed a $250,000 prize.

February 8, 2021 By NCEL

Wake County woman gets not one, but two second chances, wins $150,000

When Helen Magda of Willow Springs opened an email from the North Carolina Education Lottery telling her she won $150,000 she couldn’t believe her eyes.

February 7, 2021 By NCEL

Powerball ticket sold in Wake County wins $1 million prize

The lucky ticket won the highest prize nationally in Saturday's drawing.

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