BELEWS CREEK, N.C. — Kimberly Corns of Belews Creek is the winner of the Jan. 4 Carolina Cash 5 $100,000 jackpot, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.
Corns’ Quick Pick ticket matched all five numbers in the drawing, beating odds of 1 in 962,598.
She bought her lucky ticket at 4 Brothers on Main Street in Walkertown.
Corns claimed her prize Thursday.
After required state and federal tax withholdings, she took home $70,751.
Cash 5 is a statewide draw game that gives players the chance to win a jackpot every single night.
Tickets cost $1 and players can buy tickets at most lottery retailers or through Online Play on the lottery’s website.
The jackpot for Thursday’s drawing is $110,000.