Nash County, Jamie Collins scores first Carolina Panthers $200,000 prize

Raleigh,  NC (STL.News)  Jamie Collins of Spring Hope tried her luck on a new Carolina Panthers scratch-off ticket and found herself the first winner of a $200,000 top prize.

Collins bought her $5 ticket at The Store on U.S. 401 South in Louisburg.  She claimed her prize at lottery headquarters on Friday.  After state and federal tax withholdings she took home $141,501.

The Carolina Panthers game launched in July with four top prizes of $200,000.  Three top prizes remain to be won.

Carolina Panthers fans can also enter into three second-chance drawings designed for the biggest fans.  The first second-chance drawing, scheduled for Aug. 5, will award one grand prize of an “Inner Circle” trip to the 2021 NFL Draft.  The two other drawings will award a grand prize that includes season tickets for home games in the 2021 season and membership in the Panthers’ Fifty 3 Club.  The draw deadline for the first of three drawings is July 31.