BRUNSWICK COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — The Labor Day weekend Powerball drawing produced a $1 million prize for someone who bought a ticket at a Brunswick County convenience store.
The lucky winner bought the $2 ticket at the Circle K on North Howe Street in Southport.
The ticket matched the numbers on all five white balls to win $1 million.
The odds of matching numbers on all five white balls are 1 in 11.6 million.
The $1 million prize became one of two nationally in the drawing while a $3 Powerball ticket won $2 million in Minnesota.
The winners have 180 days from the drawing to claim the prize.
Where can I get the latest lottery numbers?
Watch lottery drawings on FOX8! Mega Millions airs at 11 p.m. on Tuesday and Friday. Powerball airs at 10:59 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. The NC Lottery airs at 11:22 p.m. every night.
You can also find the lottery results online on the FOX8 website.