TRANSYLVANIA CO., NC (WSPA) – A Transylvania County man is having a good holiday season after winning $150,000 from a scratch-off ticket.
The North Carolina Education Lottery said James Spray, Jr. of Brevard won the first prize from a “Holiday Cheer” ticket.
Spray bought the $5 ticket from the One Stop on Old Hendersonville Highway in Brevard.
After taxes, Spray took home $106,126.
“It was a very, very blessed day,” Spray told lottery officials when he claimed his prize.
The other three $150,000 top prizes for the “Holiday Cheer” game are still up for grabs.