One winner of this week's Mega-Millions lottery jackpot comes forward.
When Jim McCullar's numbers came up in Tuesday's Mega-Millions drawing. his life was about to change, even if he wasn't about to.
Jim McCullar says "Tuesday I was Jim McCullar, and Wednesday I was still Jim McCullar.”
This is McCullar and his wife posing Thursday with a check for $190 million, that's when the one-liners started.
Jim McCullar says "been married 41 years, I know what to do with this check.”
The couple played a combination of birthday numbers.
Jim McCullar says "she looked at me and screamed, tears started flowing. I had already pinched myself, I knew it was real, I said, we better hide.”
But there's no hiding from the newfound financial freedom for the winning family.
Jim McCullar says "legacy going to go generation to generation to generation, we're not going to blow this.”
The McCullar's winning ticket purchased at this grocery store in Ephrata, Washington. The other winning ticket in another small town only 150 miles away, Post Falls, Idaho.
But the winner hasn't stepped forward. Idaho lottery officials are asking ticket holders to check their numbers.