Whyte bought the lucky $5 ticket at the EP MART on Knightdale Boulevard in Knightdale. She claimed her prize Wednesday at lottery headquarters in Raleigh. After required federal and state tax withholdings, she took home $141,501.
JAMES BOND 007 launched in April with four top prizes of $200,000. One top prize remains to be won.
Ticket sales from scratch-off games make it possible for the lottery to raise more than $700 million per year for education.
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