$50K Powerball ticket sold in Brunswick County

NORTH CAROLINA (WWAY) — Check your Powerball tickets! Four in North Carolina won $50,000 after Wednesday night’s Powerball drawing with one winner coming from right here in the Cape Fear.

A winning ticket was sold Buy & Go on Ploof Road in Leland, according to the North Carolina Education Lottery.

“The store is doing really well,” Exon Assistant Manager Kevin George said. “We’re under new management and we’re really putting things together so I believe this is gonna bring us some more good business.”

Others winning tickets were sold at the Quality Mart on NC Highway 68 North in Oak Ridge and the Food Lion on Burlington Road in Whitsett and Joe’s Sports Bar & Grill on Exchange St. NW in Concord.

A single ticket sold in Wisconsin matched all six numbers in the Wednesday night Powerball drawing to win the third-largest jackpot in US lottery history.

The winning numbers are 16, 20, 37, 44, 62. The Powerball number is 12.

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