North Carolina man, 52, wins $10M lottery prize; Will spoil grandkids

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Lottery forms for Louisiana Mega Millions, Powerball and other lottery games fill the drawer at The World Bar and Grill, in Delta, La., a few miles from the Mississippi-Louisiana state line, Tuesday, Oct. 23, 2018. Mississippi residents have crossed over state lines for a chance at winning an estimated $1.6 billion jackpot in Tuesday night’s […]

A man has won $10 million in the North Carolina Education Lottery.

The 52-year-old says he plans to spoil his 12 grandchildren.
    
News outlets report Theodore Duncan celebrated his prize Thursday at the lottery’s headquarters in Raleigh. A statement from the lottery says the Oxford resident’s good fortune came Monday when he stopped by a mini-mart and bought a Colossal Cash scratch-off ticket. He opted for a lump sum over payments and took home more than $4 million after taxes.
    
Duncan says he was so shocked that he couldn’t drive. He had to have his brother come get him.
    
The mechanic says he’s retiring and will buy a three-bedroom house with a big pool.
    
The lottery tweeted Duncan also plans to donate to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital in Tennessee.

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