Someone in NC won large Powerball

WNCN-TV in RALEIGH, N.C. North Carolina sold the winning $1 million Powerball ticket from Saturday night’s drawing.

North Carolina Education Lottery officials said the winning $2 ticket was purchased at the Circle K on North Howe Street in Southport, Brunswick County. The $1,000,000 jackpot was won when it matched all five white balls in the Saturday night drawing.


The probability of successfully matching all five white balls is one in eleven million.


The Tar Heel State also sold another winning ticket, this one for $50,000.

Four of the white balls and the red Powerball were matched on a single ticket for just one dollar at a C-Mart on East Club Boulevard in Durham.

The likelihood of such a win is one in 913,129.

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Each winner has 180 days from the date of the drawing to make their claim.

As of Sunday morning, the estimated jackpot for the Labor Day Powerball drawing was $435 million, or $210.9 million in cash.

One in 292,000,000 are the odds of winning the Powerball jackpot.