Remembering Alex Trebek: Central Florida reacts to beloved ‘Jeopardy!’ host’s death

ORLANDO, Fla. — Alex Trebek, the longtime host of the quiz show “Jeopardy!” died over the weekend. He was 80.

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Central Floridians took to social media to send their condolences to Trebek’s family and honor the beloved host’s career in television.

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Here are some of their reactions:

Photos: Alex Trebek through the years

Katlyn Brieskorn,

Katlyn Brieskorn is a Digital Assignment Editor at WFTV. She joined Channel 9 in July 2019.