"A friend of mine told me something wonderful was going to happen on my birthday this year," the lucky winner shared.
Jeremy McLean, an electrician from Roanoke Rapids, and his fiancé Heidi Hobbs, put their wedding plans on hold because they didn't have the extra money to throw a celebration. That changed on Tuesday when McLean bought a $5,000,000 Fortune scratch-off ticket and ended up winning $100,000.
Employees at a Portland deli sifted through a dumpster full of trash to recover a winning lottery ticket that a customer had left there.
Although the $200 Target gift card seems small in comparison to Manuel Franco’s big $768 million win, the mom said the experience was “truly priceless.”