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Brunswick County woman scores big with Panthers pride; wins $200,000

Longtime football fan Cathie Ramsey of Leland scored big after she played the Carolina Panthers scratch-off game and won $200,000. 

Wilmington man stops for gummy worms, wins lottery

A quick stop for sweet treat turned into a big payoff for a Wilmington plumber.

$1 lottery ticket wins Wilmington man $300,000

George Nixon Jr. of Wilmington beat odds of one in almost 750,000 to win Sunday's drawing. He bought the quick pick ticket at the Dawson Food Mart.

Top leader at North Carolina Education Lottery retiring

The NC Education Lottery's top leader is retiring early next spring after joining the agency even before it started selling tickets more than a decade ago.

NC Marine Corps veteran wins $10M in scratch-off game

Marine Corps veteran Monte Hukill and his wife Gage are now millionaires thanks to the Extreme Millions scratch-off game.

Hurricane Matthew victim to use $100,000 prize for dream wedding

Christina Richardson of Whiteville will be able to have the wedding she always dreamed of thanks to a $100,000 lottery win.

Lightning strikes twice: NC woman wins lottery for second time

The odds of winning a Cash 5 jackpot are 1 in 749,398. Williard's first win came in 2008, when she won $363,041 from a Cash 5 drawing.

Columbus County Woman Wins $1 Million Jackpot

Thomas, who is an assistant manager at Brunswick convenience store, finished her shift Friday and decided to try her luck on a $10 Carolina Millions ticket.

NC Education Lottery raises $634 million in fiscal 2016

The N.C. Education Lottery is reporting it raised $634 million in fiscal year 2016 to help support education programs in North Carolina.

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Board of Education votes ‘no confidence’ in member Judy Justice

The New Hanover County Board of Education voted in favor of a 'no confidence' motion against board member Judy Justice.

After months of work, repairs still needed at downtown Wilmington’s River Place

In recent months, the luxury apartments and condos at River Place, a long-awaited $80 million development on Wilmington's riverfront, have turned into temporary construction sites as workers wearing safety vests and hard hats have repaired building-wide defects.

Target plans for zero waste, emissions by 2040

Retail giant Target is pledging to reach zero waste and emissions by 2040.

COVID-19 Vaccine Summer Card Incentive Pays Off, Expands to Cape Fear

The North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services is expanding the number of locations providing $25 Summer Cards to offset the time and transportation costs of getting vaccinated.