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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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New Hanover school board decides against Plan A for elementary schools

The New Hanover County school board held a special meeting on Monday to discuss whether or not to allow elementary schools to move to full-time in-person learning.

Flooding continues to be a problem along Canal Drive in Carolina Beach

Flooding is always a major concern along the coast during hurricane season. In Carolina Beach, occasional flooding has been happening over the past several years when there isn't a cloud in the sky.

Snake lands on Mississippi woman as she opens her front door

A woman in Mississippi received a slithering surprise when she got home from work last week: a snake that had been lodged on top of her front door landed on her head.

Sen. Tillis: Trump to extend offshore drilling pause to NC

One of North Carolina's U.S. senators says President Donald Trump told him he'll add North Carolina to a list of states whose coastal waters won’t be subjected to offshore drilling for a decade.