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Local Prattville ‘Jeopardy!’ Champion Remembers Host Alex Trebek

As the world continues to mourn the loss of long-time “Jeopardy!” host, Alex Trebek, former contestant and AUM professor, Dr. Darren Harris-Fain, finds joy in being able to have been on the show and meet Trebek. Five years ago Dr. Darren Harris-Fain finally stepped out on the “Jeopardy!” stage after eight years of auditioning. He won three times, earning over…

“Jeopardy!” Executive Producer Speaks about Death of Alex Trebek

Today’s episode of “Jeopardy!” started with a somber tribute to the life of longtime host Alex Trebek, who died on Sunday at the age of 80. Executive Producer Mike Richards addressed the camera to say how much Trebek would be missed. He also said the final 35 episodes will air as they were shot because that is what Trebek wanted….

“Jeopardy” Host Alex Trebek Dies at 80

FILE – (Photo by Richard Shotwell/Invision/AP, File) “Jeopardy!” host Alex Trebek has died after battling pancreatic cancer for nearly two years. “Jeopardy!” studio Sony says Trebek died at his California home early Sunday with family and friends surrounding him. He was 80. Trebek presided over the beloved quiz show for more than 30 years. He was a master of the…