May 19, 2014. Lottery players in North Carolina won more than $20 million in prizes since Thursday, May 8. During that time, players of instant scratch-off games won more than $16.1 million. Players of draw games won nearly $3.9 million in total prizes.
New mom wins $1 million lottery prize on Mother’s Day
Last year on Mother’s Day, Brandy Hatcher of Wilmington learned that she was expecting her first child. This Mother’s Day, she purchased a $4,000,000 Gold Bullion ticket that would go on to win her $1 million.
Sanford man on $311,163 Cash 5 win: ‘It was a Hallmark moment’
George Stewart, a small business owner, plans to use his winnings to pay bills and save for retirement.
Mega Millions Report
Friday’s Mega Millions jackpot is an estimated $136 million if taken as an annuity or $77.8 million if taken as a lump sum. In Tuesday’s Mega Millions drawing, 29,434 tickets won prizes ranging from $1 to $5,000 totaling $61,944. In the May 9 drawing, 31,606 tickets won $65,484 in prizes ranging from $1 to $1,000.
Saturday’s Powerball players have the chance to win a $100 million jackpot if taken as an annuity or $59.2 million if taken as a lump sum. Wednesday’s Powerball drawing produced 11,768 winning tickets ranging from $4 to $300 totaling $88,379. The Saturday, May 10 Powerball drawing produced 10,301 winning tickets ranging from $4 to $200 totaling $63,166.