A North Carolina nurse who works in the coronavirus unit at a long-term care facility said she is still in shock after winning a $1 million lottery prize.
Terri Watkins, a nurse at a facility in Durham, said she was blessed after winning the contest this week, according to the North Carolina Education Lottery. She said she had been praying for help as COVID-19 continues to affect North Carolina, where it has infected more than 638,000 people, killing 7,687 of them.
“I thought that it was a scam. I was a little upset actually!” Watkins recalled. “I thought that it was