The lucky winner of the Strike It Rich Sweepstakes is Harold Chipman of Morganton, NC. He chose to take the $550,000 cash lump sum as his prize.
Born and raised in North Carolina, Mr. Chipman and his wife of 48 years, Sharion, were overjoyed at their good fortune. Mr. and Mrs. Chipman, their son, daughter and granddaughter were all on hand for the ceremonial presentation of the check at their home, along with friends and neighbors who shared in their excitement.
“This is an answer to a prayer. My business has almost come to a stop and this money will allow me to get a fresh start.”, said Mr. Chipman. When asked if he had any advice for other consumers thinking about participating in this year’s Strike It Rich Sweepstakes Mr. Chipman said, “By all means enter, you can’t win if you don’t enter!”.