Dumfries dentist to compete on 'Jeopardy!'

"Jeopardy!" host Alex Trebek and Dumfries dentist Mary Kate Moriarty.

A Dumfries dentist will compete on "Jeopardy!"

Mary Kate Moriarty will be a contestant on the popular quiz show on Thursday, Dec. 13.

The other contestants include one-day champion Elana Schor, a journalist in Washington, D.C., and Faris Alikhan, a speechwriter from Atlanta.

Jeopardy! is broadcast locally on WJLA-TV at 7:30 p.m. weekdays.

Hosted by Alex Trebek, the show is celebrating its 35th anniversary season.

For more information, visit Jeopardy.com.

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