NC man wins $100,000 after buying $25 scratch-off at convenience store

North Carolina News

HENDERSON COUNTY, N.C. (WGHP) — Jerome Conley, of Fletcher, bought a $25 scratch-off and won a $100,000 prize, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.

Conley bought the Extreme Cash ticket at Hyder’s Kountry Kubbard on Boylston Highway in Mills River.

He claimed his prize Wednesday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh.

After required federal and state tax withholdings, he took home $70,757. 

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

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