Greenville woman celebrates $100,000 Cash 5 jackpot win

Published: May. 16, 2023 at 2:55 PM EDT
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RALEIGH, N.C. (WITN) - A lucky woman in the East took a chance on a $1 ticket and won big.

The North Carolina Education Lottery announced that Myra Wilks, of Greenville, matched all five white balls on May 6′s Cash 5 drawing. She took home $71,250.

Wilks purchased her $1 winning ticket from King’s Convenience on Greenville Boulevard.

The odds of winning a Cash 5 jackpot are 1 in 962,598. Tuesday’s jackpot is $120,000.