Lenoir County woman wins big with scratch-off ticket

LENOIR COUNTY, N.C. (WITN) - A local woman is starting the new year off a lot richer thanks to a scratch-off ticket.

Cherie Kittrell of La Grange stopped by the Save Mart of Lenoir on South Wooten Street and bought a winning, million-dollar scratch-off ticket.

She claimed her prize at the lottery headquarters in Raleigh on Friday.

After taxes, she took home $424,509.