That still small voice that tugs at you to make a decision. It is always good to pay attention to it. A North Carolina woman wins a million dollars after listening to her gut.
Wendy Hester, from Leland in Brunswick County, purchased a ten-dollar scratch off ticket at the Fairhaven Mini Mart on Walker Street after “getting a feeling”. “It was meant to be”, she reportedly told North Carolina education lottery officials.
After Wendy’s scratch off win she called her husband to share the good news. They chose the lump sum of 600,000. After taxes and fees, she took home 427,503. What will she do with her newfound riches? She says she will pay off her car and buy a home for her family. To learn more about this story, get details here from the North Carolina Education Lottery.
North Carolina Is One Of The Luckiest States For The Lottery
There are some states that are luckier than others. There is no doubt about it. North Carolina made the list of 15 lucky states in the United States, according to OLBG. Everyone has fantasized about winning the lottery, whether it’s the Mega Millions or the Powerball. Whether you’re planning a lavish vacation, buying a house, treating a loved one, giving to charity, or all of the above, when we buy a ticket we always have a little bit of hope and our imaginations go wild when we hear about the unclaimed winning ticket…
When it comes to winning big on the lottery, which states are the luckiest? To determine where in America has the greatest likelihood of winning the big bucks, OLBG analyzed all lottery winners in the U.S. with a jackpot of $300 million or more. You can see the top 15 states below.