Iowa 80 TA Truckstop Featured on Jeopardy!
WALCOTT, IA--World renowed truckstop, Iowa 80 TA Truckstop, was featured as a clue on the popular NBC game show Jeopardy hosted by Alex Trebek. Phones were ringing into Iowa 80 Group Headquarters from relatives and friends watching the game show Jeopardy on November 22, 2004. Jim Morris, Iowa 80 TA Truckstop store manager said that he got calls from "friends all over the country" that evening. Under the category "Road Tripping", the clue was... "Just west of Davenport, the Iowa 80, one of these refuges for big rigs, features a dentist & barber shop."
The contestant did answer "Truck Stop" and got it right.