Dy’Bianca Purvis of Greensboro is starting the weekend on a high note after she won $200,000 playing Lucky 7 Bonus.
Purvis bough the lucky $5 ticket at the Family Fare on Randleman Road in Greensboro.
She claimed her prize Thursday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh. After required state and federal tax withholdings, she took home $141,501.
Lucky 7 Bonus launched in April with top prizes of 200,000. Four top prizes remain.
Ticket sales from games like Lucky 7 Bonus make it possible for the lottery to raise more than $700 million a year for education. For details on how lottery funds have made a difference in all of North Carolina’s 100 counties, click on the “Impact” section of the lottery’s website.