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ABJ: Akron firefighter to compete in chili cook-off on "Pickler & Ben" & DailyMailTV Trophy Room Daytime Emmy Awards 2018
Posted at 11:10 AM, Jan 06, 2019
and last updated 2019-01-06 13:07:12-05

AKRON, Ohio — An Akron firefighter will appear on "Pickler & Ben", according to New 5's media partners at the Akron Beacon Journal.

Damarcus Wilkinson, who won the local challenge's People's Choice Awards last year with his meaty chili, will compete in a chili cook-off on the show.

This is the second year that "Pickler & Ben" will have a chili cook-off.

Tune into News 5 Monday at 10 a.m. to see if he wins.

For more on his story, read the Akron Beacon Journal's article here.