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Lauderhill woman claims $80M Powerball winnings

Lauderhill woman claims $80M Powerball winnings

Orencia Barzey can probably splurge on groceries – for the rest of her life. Barzey, 37, of Lauderhill, claimed the $80 million Powerball jackpot from Saturday's drawing after buying her winning ticket at a convenience store in Plantation. She opted to take a one-time lump-sum payment of $49,566,294. It was the largest single jackpot ticket sold in Broward County, with the previous high winner taking $47 million in May 2014. "I was very shocked when I checked the lottery's website and the numbers on my ticket matched what was on the screen," Barzey told lottery officials. "I don't plan on changing much about my lifestyle, but I do plan on helping...