Small Fla. City Anxious to Learn Jackpot Winner

Created: 05/20/2013 7:20 AM By: Jennie Olson

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It will be an anxious wait for a small Florida city to find out who won the biggest Powerball jackpot in history.          

The winning ticket worth $590.5 million was bought sometime late last week at a Publix supermarket in Zephyrhills, about 30 miles northeast of Tampa.          

Whoever has the ticket hadn't come forward as of Sunday afternoon.          

It could be a while: The winner has 60 days to claim the lump sum amount from the lottery's Tallahassee office.          

Lottery officials say the winner will probably take the time to craft a plan with attorneys or accountants before coming forward.          

The news had the town of about 13,000 people buzzing over who might know the winner.

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