In this March 25, 2013 photo, Pamela Ward of Merrillville is a sous chef for Methodist Hospitals in Merrillville, Ind. For Pamela Ward, auditioning for a spot on a food-themed reality television show ... more 
In this March 25, 2013 photo, Pamela Ward of Merrillville is a sous chef for Methodist Hospitals in Merrillville, Ind. For Pamela Ward, auditioning for a spot on a food-themed reality television show was like throwing cooked noodles against a wall. One finally stuck. The Gary-raised and Le Cordon Bleu-trained sous chef was tapped as a contestant for "Guy's Grocery Games." The Food Network game show, hosted by celebrity chef Guy Fieri, challenges contestants in a grocery store setting.(AP Photo/The Times, Jonathan Miano) MANDATORY CREDIT; CHICAGO LOCALS OUT; GARY OUT less 
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