Lucky ticket holder in Powerball lottery comes forward

RALEIGH, N.C. - The single mother regarding four from the small North Carolina city came forward Monday as certainly 1 of 3 winners inside a huge Powerball jackpot drawn earlier this month.

For Marie Holmes, the actual smartest thing in regards to the lucky ticket within the $564 million jackpot is the real fact that she'll become able to offer on her children, your woman said with a news conference. Almost All are usually below the actual age of 7 - three daughters and a son together with cerebral palsy.

Holmes, 26, stated she gave your ex mom $15 to get 5 Rapid Pick tickets in a Scotchman convenience retailer on her method to church.

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