Greensboro woman wins $147,000 after buying $5 ticket at gas station

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GREENSBORO, N.C. (WGHP) — Candace Faulkner, of Greensboro, bought a Fast Play ticket on Sunday and won a $147,100 jackpot, according to an NC Education Lottery news release.

Faulkner bought her winning $5 Money Bags ticket from the Quick & Easy on Wiley Lewis Road in Greensboro.

Faulkner claimed her prize Monday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh.

After required federal and state tax withholdings, she took home $104,074.

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