Transylvania Co. man wins $150,000 from holiday scratch-off ticket

Local News

(From: North Carolina Education Lottery)

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.

Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.

High School Red Zone video and scores
Mascot Challenge
High School Standouts
Ask the Expert
First Responder Friday
Find A Job
wspa news app free for download choose your store below
download the wspa news app from the apple app store
download the wspa news app from the google play store