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American Gambling Awards Winners Full List

The 2022 edition of the American Gambling Awards has been announced. The winners were recognized for their leadership and innovation within the regulated, online U.S. gambling industry. G.com Group is hosting an exclusive VIP dinner on Dec. 1 in New York at Carbone. Each winner received the exclusive Golden Eagle trophy engraved with their details.
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American Gambling Awards Winners Full List
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Mega Millions jackpot reaches $333 million

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $333 million. The winner could take home $172.3 million in cash. North Carolinians continue to take prizes. The odds of winning a Mega millions jack pot are one in 302.5 million, according to the lottery.
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Thanksgiving Lottery Winner To Claim $1.8 Million Jackpot

The winner of the $1.8 million jackpot from the Carolina Cash 5 lottery in Raleigh has 180 days to claim the prize. The jackpots are worth about $2.5 million a day for education. The largest Cash5 jack pot was $3.1 million in April 2021. Since the jackpuss was won on Thursday, Friday's jackplit resets to $100,000.
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Lucky person wins $1.8M jackpot after buying a $1 lottery ticket

Lucky person wins $1.8M jackpot on Thanksgiving day drawing. Black Friday discounts started as early as October. Retailers are trying to be creative in how they extend their discounts. Online shopping has changed shopping habits. The most popular discounts this year are expected to hit LAPTOPS, TVS and home appliances. Some experts recommend looking for older models. Cyber Monday offers the best deals. The National Retail Federation says 60% of people have already started their holiday shopping. With inflation still high, consumers may benefit from the extended discounts offered this time. It's not a bad thing to spend more.
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Coal jobs are almost gone. Could a casino help rescue southwest Virginia?

Bristol's first casino opened in July. More than 25,000 people visited in the first three weeks. The gambling tax revenue will be shared among the 14 Virginia cities and counties. The Hard Rock casino and hotel is slated to open on the site in 2024. Rivers Casino in Portsmouth is scheduled to be open in February 2023, HeadWaters Resort and Casino is expected to finish next year, and Caesars Danville is planned for late 2024, but the state's other casinos are in varying stages of completion.
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Coal jobs are almost gone. Could a casino help rescue southwest Virginia?
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Tribe begins $275 million expansion at Murphy casino

The Valley River Casino's expansion project is scheduled to be broken ground on Thursday, Sept. 29. It's seven years since the casino's grand opening. The expansion's budget is more than double the initial construction.
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Tribe begins $275 million expansion at Murphy casino
WCCB Charlotte

Powerball And Mega Millions Jackpot Total Over $700 Million

Mega Millions and Powerball are offering jackpots worth more than $700 million combined. The jackpot for Tuesday's Mega Millions is $380 million. Over the summer, the two games engaged in a back-and-forth race that ended with a $1.3 billion Mega Mega Million jack pot won on a single ticket in Illinois.
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Feeling lucky? Combined jackpots for Powerball and Mega Millions top $700 million

The jackpots for Powerball and Mega Millions are over $700 million. The Mega Mega Million's jackpot is slightly bigger than the Power Ball's. Over the summer, the two games engaged in a back-and-forth race that ended with a $1.3 billion Mega millions jack pot won on a single ticket in Illinois. Two North Carolinians won $1000 each playing Megaillions.
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Feeling lucky? Combined jackpots for Powerball and Mega Millions top $700 million
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Powerball, Mega Millions total almost half a billion

Mega Millions and Powerball are in a race to offer the biggest jackpot this year. The two jackpots add up to $481 million. N.C. Education Lottery offers two chances to win big. The odds of winning the Power Ball are 1 in 292 million, while the Mega Millions jack pot is 1.5 in 302 million and the odds are about 1/4. People can buy tickets at any lottery retail location or through Online Play.
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Powerball, Mega Millions total almost half a billion
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Winston-Salem man wins Cash 5 prize

Winston-Salem man won $229,267 on a Quick Pick ticket from the Speedway in Winston-salem. Cash 5 is one of four lottery games in North Carolina where players can buy tickets online. Drawings are held every night.
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Mega Millions Jackpot Surges To $440 Million, Highest In Over A Year

The Mega Millions jackpot has reached $440 million for Tuesday night's drawing. The last time the jack pot reached this level was on May 21, 2021, when a winning group in Pennsylvania took home a $516 million jack Pot. A winner in North Carolina would have the choice of taking the $ 440 million as an annuity or $247.8 million in cash.
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Mega Millions Jackpot Surges To $440 Million, Highest In Over A Year
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Could Someone in North Carolina Win $370 Mega Millions Jackpot?

The Mega Millions jackpot in North Carolina has increased to $370 million. The winner would get either $213 million in cash or $368 million annuity. A Harnett County resident won $30,000 in Friday's drawing. The lottery raises more than $900 million a year for education in the state. It's available at any lottery retail location or online. For details on how the lottery funds have made a difference in all of North Carolin's 100 counties, visit the website.
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Mega Millions jackpot climbs to $370 million

The Mega Millions jackpot grew another $10 million this week. The jackpots have been growing every drawing since April. A ticket sold in Tennessee won a $20 million jack pot in the April 15 drawing.
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Mega Millions jackpot stands at $360 million

The Mega Millions jackpot is $360 million annuity worth $199.3 million in cash. The Powerball jackpots are $366.7 million and $10 million. One player in North Carolina won a $ 10,000 prize in Tuesday's drawing. The odds of winning a Mega millions jack pot are 1 in 302.5 million, but the lottery raises more than $900 million a year for education.
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Mega Millions jackpot stands at $360 million
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Weekend Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots add up to $647 million

Weekend Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots add up to $647 million. North Carolinians can play for a Mega Million jackpot worth $312 million on Friday night and $335 million annuity on Saturday night. The two jack pots have climbed together for weeks. Someone won a $1 million Mega MegaMillions prize in the New Year's Eve drawing that remains unclaimed.
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Weekend Mega Millions, Powerball jackpots add up to $647 million
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots top $600 million combined

Tonight's Mega Millions jackpot is $290 million annuity worth $162.3 million in cash. Powerball jackpots are $312 million and $175 million for Wednesday's drawing. Someone won $50,000 in Monday's Power Ball drawing with a ticket bought in Cary.
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots top $600 million combined
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Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Top $600 Million Combined

Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots are worth $600 million combined. The Mega MegaMillions jackpot is worth a $290 million annuity. Powerball jack pot is $312 million. Someone won $50,000 in Monday's drawing with a ticket from a Snack Shop on N.C 55 in Cary. The odds of winning the Power Ball are 1 in 292 million and the odds for winning Mega Million are 1.5 million to 1, but the lottery raises more than $900 million a year for education.
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Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Top $600 Million Combined
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Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Now Surpass Half A Billion Dollars

Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots are now more than half a billion dollars. Tuesday's Mega Mega Million jackpot is $247 million annuity worth $140.6 million in cash. The Powerball jack pot is a $258 million, worth $147.4 million for Wednesday's drawing. A $2 Power Ball ticket sold in Guilford County won $50,000 in Monday's Power ball drawing at Sheetz in Colfax.
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Powerball, Mega Millions Jackpots Now Surpass Half A Billion Dollars
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots now surpass half a billion dollars

Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots are engaged in a back-and-forth contest to offer the largest jackpot for someone in North Carolina to win. Tuesday's Mega Millions jack pot is $247 million annuity that is worth $140.6 million in cash. Wednesday's Power Ballot is a $258 million jack Pot annuities worth $147.4 million. A $2 PowerBall ticket sold in Guilford County won $50,000 in Monday's drawing.
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots now surpass half a billion dollars
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots total more than half a billion

Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots are worth more than half a billion dollars each. Tuesday's Mega Millions jackpot is $247 million annuity that is worth $140.6 million in cash. Wednesday's Power Ball jack pot is a $258 million, worth $147.4 million. Both drawings air live on WRAL-TV before WRALS News at 11 p.m.
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots total more than half a billion
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Over $200k seized in Salisbury arcade gambling operation investigation

Rowan County Sheriff's Office seized almost a quarter-million dollars from Duck Arcade Sweepstakes. Jindeng Dong, 41, was arrested on May 31, 2022. He was running Duck arcade under the guise of a legal arcade. The games allowed patrons to receive cash equal to credits earned and bet more than eight credits per play. Dong was charged with slot machine or device defined (misdemeanor), gambling (felony), operate/possess slot machines (Misdeneanor) and operating five or more gaming machines.
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Music City Bowl gets new start time, broadcast slot

The TransPerfect Music City Bowl will be broadcast on ABC for the first time since its inception. The game will kick off at 11 a.m. CST at Nissan Stadium. It will also be played on New Year's Eve for first since 2012. Last year's game set bowl records for visitor spending, television viewership and in-person attendance. In the 25-year history, the MCB has had an economic impact of $352 million, brought in 95 million viewers and had a total attendance of 1.16 million fans.
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Trio faces sentencing on felony, misdemeanor charges for operating illegal gambling site

Anthony Todd Sutton, Kara Marie Shilling and Marjorie Jeanette Jean Brown are accused of operating an illegal gambling operation at Spin City in Flint Township. They are to be sentenced on Wednesday, 1 June at 9 a.m. in Ingham County Circuit Court. They could face up to 10 years in prison and/or a fine of up $100,000. The Michigan Department of Attorney General helps lead investigations and prosecutes cases of alleged illegal betting in the state. It was contacted by the MGCB in June 2018 about reports of illegal gaming at the business.
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Powerball celebrates 30th anniversary, game has raised $1.1B for NC education

Powerball game has been running since April 19th, 1992. The game is celebrating its 30th anniversary this week. North Carolina joined the Powerball in 2006. Since then, the game produced $2.76 billion in ticket sales in North Carolinians. It has also raised more than $1.1 billion for education programs in the state.
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$325 million jackpot up for grabs in Saturday’s Powerball drawing

$325 million jackpot up for grabs in Saturday’s Powerball drawing. The winner could take home the jackpots as an annuity paying out the $325M over 29 years or take $201M in cash. Tickets cost $2. Power Ballots raise more than $900M for education each year.   for details on how lottery funds have made a difference in all of North Carolina”s 100 counties.
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$325 million jackpot up for grabs in Saturday’s Powerball drawing
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Saturday’s Powerball jackpot tops quarter billion dollars

Saturday's Powerball jackpot tops quarter billion dollars. The winner could take home an estimated $268 million. Last Saturday's drawing, a ticket sold in Greene County won $50,000 and another sold in Harnett Count won $100,00. Monday's ticket in Burke County also won a $ 50, 000.
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Saturday’s Powerball jackpot tops quarter billion dollars
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Powerball jackpot climbs to $268 million

The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing is now over a quarter of a billion dollars. The winner could take home the jackpots as an annuity paying out $268 million over 29 years and $171.1 million in cash.
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Powerball jackpot climbs to $268 million
WCCB Charlotte

Saturday’s Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $222 Million

The Powerball jackpot for Saturday's drawing is $200 million. The winner could take home the jack pot as an annuity over 29 years or take $140.5 million in cash. Power Ball tickets cost $2. Tickets are sold at lottery retail locations and online.
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Saturday’s Powerball Jackpot Jumps To $222 Million
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Pitt County man wins big on Fast Play jackpot

Pitt County man wins $109,383 Fast Play jackpot on Saturday. Leroy Blango bought a $2 Bingo Bucks ticket at Handy Mart in Greenville. He took home $77,673 after required federal and state tax withholdings.
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Covid Fraudster Returned to Custody Following Discovery of Las Vegas Casino Activities

Shawn Allen Farmer, 53, was sentenced to 15 months in prison for fraudulently obtaining Covid-19 disaster loans and for bank fraud using stolen Social Security numbers. Farmer was released to seek medical care before reporting to prison. While on release, Farmer travelled to Hawaii without permission and obtained a Hawaii driver's license. Agents also learned that Farmer cashed out as much as $92,000 at casinos in Las Vegas. He still owed more than $42,00 on his federal criminal judgment. On Friday, a federal judge revoked Farmer's release and he was sent to jail to serve his sentence.
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Union County Woman Sees Big Jackpot, Tries For It, Wins $263,465

Pamela Griffin won $263,465 on a Fast Play ticket. She bought the Big Bucks Bingo ticket from the Food Lion on Marshville Boulevard in Marshvile. Griffin wants to use some of her winnings to help pay for her daughter's college education. The lottery raises more than $900 million per year for education in Union County. For details on how $16.4 million raised by the lottery made a difference in the county in 2021, visit www.nclottery.com.
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Union County Woman Sees Big Jackpot, Tries For It, Wins $263,465
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Wilmington woman wins $819,879 Cash 5 jackpot

Wilmington woman wins $819,879 Cash 5 jackpot in N.C. Education Lottery. Jodie Smith bought a Quick Pick ticket using Online Play. She claimed her prize Thursday at lottery headquarters.
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Wilmington woman wins $819,879 Cash 5 jackpot
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Eastern Carolina residents win big in lottery

Two people in Eastern North Carolina won a $1 million and $50,000 on Wednesday's Powerball drawing. The jackpot has risen to $172 million as an annuity prize or $117.3 million cash for Saturday's drawing since no one won Wednesday.
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Onslow County retired Army veteran wins $100,000 jackpot

Steven Sturdavant, 63, of Jacksonville, North Carolina, bought a $1 Quick Pick ticket for Cash 5. He bought it from the Food Lion at Branchwood Shopping Center in Jacksonville. Sturvant claims his prize Thursday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh and takes home $71,014. He wants to do some house repairs, buy a new van and help out some of his family members.
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Onslow County retired Army veteran wins $100,000 jackpot
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Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots offer dream gifts for the holidays

$587 million jackpots are available for the Powerball and Mega Millions drawing on Friday, Christmas Eve. On Saturday, someone could win a $400 million prize as an annuity or $292 million cash. Monday's PowerBall drawing saw a Charlotte man win $2 million. The last Power Ball jackpot was won in October. Tickets from draw games raise more than $900 million a year for education in North Carolina.
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Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots offer dream gifts for the holidays
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Saturday’s Powerball jackpot climbs to $635 million, 6th largest ever in game

The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday's drawing is $635 million. It's the 6th largest in the history of the game and the 10th biggest in U.S. lottery history. Three tickets sold in North Carolina won $50,000 each. The odds of winning a PowerBall jack pot are 1 in 292 million, but it's worth playing. The lottery raises more than $900 million a year for education in N.C. and helps to make a difference in all 100 counties.
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Saturday’s Powerball jackpot climbs to $635 million, 6th largest ever in game
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$325 million Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Friday night

The jackpot in Friday's Mega Millions drawing is $325 million. The winner can choose an annuity, which would pay out $225 million over 29 years, or take home $224 million in cash. It's the largest Mega millions jackpots ever won in North Carolina.
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$325 million Mega Millions jackpot up for grabs Friday night
WCCB Charlotte

Friday’s Mega Millions Drawing Features A $325 Million Jackpot

The current $325 million jackpot is the largest Mega Millions jackpots ever won in North Carolina. The winner could take home the jack pot as an annuity over 29 years or take $224.1 million in cash. Tickets cost $2. Lottery sales raise more than $900 million a year for education in the state.
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Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots total more than $850 million

Mega Millions and Powerball jackpots for 2022 are now $863 million. On Tuesday, someone in North Carolina could win a $253 million Mega Millions jackpot as an annuity or $175 million cash. The Power Ball jack pot is $610 million as a jackpupil. A winner in N.C. could take the $600 million annuituity, or choose $434.2 million in cash, as the jackplots are growing.
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New federal law affirms Catawba casino in North Carolina

New law affirms the operation of a casino in North Carolina by the Catawba Indian Nation. The Catwba Two Kings Casino will be built for $273 million. It is a setback for the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians, which operates two casinos in far western North Carolin. The law clarifies that the tribe is subject to tribal gambling laws. A federal judge sided with the catwaba tribe last year. He ruled that they could build the casino. They hope it will help lower the tribal unemployment and poverty rates.
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Greenboro Local News

NC lottery offer major jackpots for the new year

NC lottery offer major jackpots for the new year. On Friday, New Year’s Eve, the Mega Million jackpot will be $221 million dollars. The Powerball jack pot is $500 million on Saturday. Last time Power Ball had a drawing on New Years Day was in 2020. Players can buy tickets online or with the NC Lottery Official mobile app.
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots total over $587 million this holiday weekend

The Powerball and Mega Millions jackpots total $587 million for this holiday weekend. On Friday, Christmas Eve, someone could win a $187 million jackpot as an annuity or $134.3 million cash. Saturday's PowerBall drawing will be the first Christmas Day drawing in two years. A Charlotte man won $2 million in Monday's drawing. It's the eighth time a North Carolina player has won a Power Ball prize between $100,000 and $200,00 since October 4th.
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Powerball, Mega Millions jackpots total over $587 million this holiday weekend
Smoky Mountain News

Congress ends EBCI challenge to Catawba casino

The legislation passed by Congress allows the establishment of an off-reservation casino. EBCI is disappointed that they won't be able to defend their position in the courtroom.
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Congress ends EBCI challenge to Catawba casino
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North Carolinians can win over half a billion dollars in jackpots this weekend

This weekend, North Carolinians can play for a Powerball jackpot and a Mega Millions jackpots that together exceed half a billion dollars. The combined jack pots between PowerBall and MegaMillions total $513 million. A Lincoln County man won $100,000 in Saturday's Power Ball drawing. The lottery raises more than $900 million a year for education in North Carolina. For details on how lottery funds have made a difference in all of NorthCarolina’s 100 counties, click on the “Impact” section of the lottery's website.
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Kannapolis man wins big on $20 lottery ticket from South Cannon Boulevard store

Wesley Russell bought a $20 Fast Play ticket from the Speedway on South Cannon Boulevard in Kannapolis. He won $388,878 and pocketed an additional $200,000. The baby he's expecting is due in January. He wants to buy a new house for his parents. His parents stood by him all his life. After required federal and state tax withholdings, he took home $416,637.
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Powerball produces a big jackpot

The Powerball jackpot for Wednesday's drawing is $291 million. The Mega Millions jackpots are $135 million and $98.5 million, respectively. Players in both games have won jack pots this year. Lottery proceeds go to education.  Ticket sales from draw games help raise more than $900 million a year for education in North Carolina. It's available at any lottery retail location or through Online Play on the lottery’s website.
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WCCB Charlotte

Powerball Produces $291 Million Jackpot Just In Time For The Holidays

Powerball game offers $291 million jackpot for Wednesday night. The winner in North Carolina can take the jack pot as an annuity or $213 million in cash. Mega Millions jackpots are growing. Players in both games have won jack pots six times this year. The Mega Million jack Pot is $135 million or $98.5 million cash for Friday's drawing. Tickets from draw games raise more than $900 million a year for education in N.C.
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Powerball Produces $291 Million Jackpot Just In Time For The Holidays
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Powerball jackpot climbs $10M to $280M for Monday drawing

The Powerball jackpot has climbed $10 million for the Monday night drawing. The winner in North Carolina would have the choice of either taking the jack pot as a $280 million annuity or $205 million in cash. A ticket sold in California matched all six numbers to win the last jackpots.
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Powerball and Mega Millions offer big weekend jackpots

Mega Millions and Powerball offer big weekend jackpots. Friday's Mega Millions jackpot is $112 million as an annuity or $81.5 million cash. Saturday's Power Ball offers a bigger jack pot of $278 million or $196.6 million. Both games offer prizes up to $2 million and up $5. million for winning. On Wednesday, two PowerBall tickets sold in North Carolina won $50,000. The games raise more than $900 million a year for education in the state.
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Powerball and Mega Millions offer big weekend jackpots
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Charlotte Man Wins $126,722 Fast Play Lottery Prize

Charles Collier III of Charlotte bought a $5 Fast Play ticket and won a lottery prize. He claimed his prize Monday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh. Fast play raises more than $900 million per year for education.  
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Powerball drawings for jackpot

The Powerball jackpot has climbed to $253 million as an annuity or $178.9 million cash. It's the fifth-largest jackpots in PowerBall history. The odds of winning a Power Ball are 1 in 292 million. The tickets are available at any lottery retail location or through online play on the lottery’s website and with the NC Lottery Official Mobile App.
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REGIONAL: Rowan County DOT worker wins $332,830 Fast Play prize

Michael Miller of Salisbury won $332,830 Fast Play jackpot. He will use the money to help his family buy a new home. Fast play games raise more than $900 million a year for education in Rowan County. For details on how $7.4 million raised by the lottery made a difference in the county in 2020, visit www.nclottery.com. For more information on the impact of the Lottery visit the website.
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REGIONAL: Rowan County DOT worker wins $332,830 Fast Play prize
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Mecklenburg County Woman Instantly Wins $105,173 Fast Play Jackpot

Ciara Ghannam of Charlotte bought a Fast Play ticket on Oct. 20 and instantly won a $105,173 jackpot. She claimed her prize Wednesday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh. Fast play tickets raise more than $900 million per year for education. For details on how $60.5 million raised by the lottery made a difference in Mecklenburg County in 2020, visit www.nclottery.com.
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Mecklenburg County Woman Instantly Wins $105,173 Fast Play Jackpot
WCCB Charlotte

Iredell County Man Wins An “Awesome” $263,948 Cash 5 Jackpot

Gregg Richardson of Mooresville bought a Quick Pick ticket and won a $263,948 Cash 5 jackpot. He will use the money to pay off his bills, find a new home and save for retirement. Cash5 is one of four lottery games in North Carolina. It raises more than $900 million per year for education.
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Iredell County Man Wins An “Awesome” $263,948 Cash 5 Jackpot
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UPDATE: Joey Gase Released From Hospital After Crash in South Point Casino 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway

Joey Gase was involved in a crash at Las Vegas Motor Speedway. He was taken to the hospital for further evaluation. Gases was released early Monday morning and will follow up with medical staff in Charlotte. He is still optimistic that he can race next weekend at Talladega Superspeedway. The Rick Ware Racing team is grateful for the prayers and support. It was a scary hit. NASCAR safety has come a long way. Kate Fegley, general manager at RickWare Racing, said it was "a scary accident".
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UPDATE: Joey Gase Released From Hospital After Crash in South Point Casino 400 at Las Vegas Motor Speedway
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Cleveland County Man Wins $269,533 Cash 5 Jackpot

Roger Davis of Shelby, North Carolina, won a $269,533 jackpot on a Carolina Cash 5 ticket. He bought the ticket at Crest Quick Stop on Old Boiling Springs Road in Shelby. Davis claimed his prize Thursday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh and took home $190,704 after required federal and state tax withholdings.
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Cleveland County Man Wins $269,533 Cash 5 Jackpot
WCCB Charlotte

$490 Million Powerball Jackpot Ranks As 10th Largest In Game History

$490 million Powerball jackpot is the 10th largest in the history of the game. North Carolina has had five PowerBall jackpots wins so far. One person won a $2 million prize with a Power Play ticket and two others won $1 million. The odds of winning a jack pot are 1 in 292 million, but the lottery raises more than $900 million a year for education.
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$490 Million Powerball Jackpot Ranks As 10th Largest In Game History
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Two Kings Casino is Adding 500 More Slot Machines

Two Kings Casino is adding 500 more slot machines to its temporary facility in Kings Mountain, N.C. This will cause some temporary service disruptions. The expansion is targeted for completion by the end of the year. The temporary casino serves as the initial stage of Two Kings' construction. It will soon be a $273 million casino and resort.
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