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22 North Carolina co-workers win $1 million in Mega Millions; woman didn’t know she was in office pool

MONROE, N.C. — A North Carolina office pool aimed to win the $1.5 billion Mega Millions jackpot, but they’ll just have to settle for $1 million. At the last minute, 22 people formed an office pool in hopes of winning the second largest lottery jackpot in United States history. “We didn’t even realize how much […]

Winning Mega Millions ticket sold in South Carolina for record-breaking $1.6 billion jackpot

After days of nationwide lotto fever, the Mega Millions winning numbers are out. And the wait is on for the nation’s newest millionaire. The magic numbers drawn Tuesday night were 5, 28, 62, 65, 70, and the Mega Ball was 5. The jackpot is a staggering $1.537 billion — with a one-time cash option of […]

Powerball and Mega Millions combined jackpot hits $2 billion after there were no winners Saturday

It’s not too late to jump on the lottery train — there’s more than $2 billion up for grabs this week. After nobody won Saturday’s Powerball top prize, the potential jackpot has swelled to an even more monstrous amount. The numbers drawn Saturday were 62-16-54-57-69 and the Powerball was 23. The potential Powerball jackpot has […]

Find out where the two $1 million winning Mega Millions tickets were sold in North Carolina

While they may have been shooting for the massive $1.6 million jackpot, two North Carolina Mega Millions players came out with $1 million each. The North Carolina Education Lottery announced Wednesday where those two seven-figure tickets were purchased. One was sold at a Circle K on Harrison Avenue in Cary. The other was sold at […]

Winning $1.6B Mega Millions ticket sold in Simpsonville, SC

Lottery officials said Wednesday that a ticket purchased at the KC Mart #7 on Lee Vaughn Road in Simpsonville, South Carolina, matches all six numbers in Tuesday night’s drawing. It’s possible that the world will never know the winner. South Carolina is one of eight states where winners can remain anonymous. The winning numbers were […]

NC mom buys Mega Millions ticket but wins $1 million the day before numbers announced

VANCE COUNTY, N.C — One North Carolina mom won $1 million after buying her lottery ticket Monday before the Mega Millions numbers were even announced. That’s because, in addition to a Mega Millions ticket, Brenda Jordan of Henderson also bought a $150 Million Cash Explosion scratch-off ticket. On Monday, Jordan stopped by Kittrell Grocery on […]

UNC’s Tony Bradley to stay in NBA draft

CHAPEL HILL, N.C. — After receiving favorable feedback from multiple NBA teams, UNC freshman power forward Tony Bradley will forgo his sophomore season and remain in the NBA draft. Bradley averaged 7.1 points and 5.1 rebounds for the Tar Heels in 2017. He was second on the team in rebounding. Bradley said in an interview […]

Winning Powerball ticket sold in California

Jackpot! At least one lucky person in California had all the winning numbers drawn on Saturday’s Powerball drawing, lottery officials said. The jackpot reached an estimated $448.7 million grand prize. The winning numbers were 20, 26, 32, 38, 58 and the Powerball was 3. It was not immediately clear if the California player was the […]

‘I about fell over’: Greensboro veteran wins Cash 5 jackpot worth more than $270,000

GREENSBORO, N.C. — One Greensboro veteran will be enjoying his Veterans Day after winning more than $270,000, according to the North Carolina Education Lottery. On Thursday, 70-year-old Army veteran Ernest Dodson stopped at Sons of Nie on Summit Avenue in Greensboro and bought a Cash 5 ticket for that night. It wasn’t until Friday morning […]

Tourist’s first guess unlocks safe that baffled experts for 40 years

VERMILION, Alberta — Over the years, the small Vermilion Heritage Museum in Alberta tried everything in its power to unlock an old safe tucked away in its basement. The museum hired blacksmiths, called the manufacturer, contacted former employees and challenged guests to play around with the safe — but nobody had any success. Until last […]

Search Results for: lottery numbers 22 North Carolina co-workers win $1 million in Mega Millions; woman didn’t know she was in office pool MONROE, N.C. — A North Carolina office pool aimed