0816 PNP Ben Ingram
Councilman Robby Hill, right, presents Florence native and eight-time Jeopardy winner Ben Ingram with a key to the city while Mayor Stephen Wukela and other council members look on at Florence City Council's regular meeting on Monday, August 12, 2013 in their chambers at the new City Center complex in Downtown Florence.
Host Alex Trebek, left, with Ben Ingram
Posted: Thursday, August 15, 2013 6:03 pm
Updated: 8:03 am, Fri Aug 16, 2013.
FLORENCE, S.C. — Florence native Benjamin Ingram was presented with a Key to the City of Florence by Councilman Robby Hill on Monday at a Florence City Council meeting after his multiple winnings recently on the game show “Jeopardy!”.
Ingram, a Wilson High School graduate, won more than $177,000 through his nine appearances on the game show, winning eight times in a row and tying him for fifth-best of all contestants ever to appear on the show.
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Thursday, August 15, 2013 6:03 pm.
Updated: 8:03 am.