Here's a look at how AP's sports coverage is shaping up in Kentucky. Questions about coverage plans are welcome and should be directed to the AP-Louisville bureau at (502) 583-7718 or aplouisville@ap.org. Beth Campbell is on the desk. News editor Scott Stroud can be reached at sstroud@ap.org. A reminder this information is not for publication or broadcast, and these coverage plans are subject to change. Expected stories may not develop, or late-breaking and more newsworthy events may take precedence. All times are Eastern.

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Auto Racing:

NASCAR-TRUCKS

SPARTA, Ky. — Kentucky Speedway's NASCAR tripleheader race weekend begins with the Camping World Truck Series 250-mile event. UPCOMING: Developing from 7:30 p.m.; 350 words.

Elsewhere:

PAPA JOHN'S-APOLOGY

NEW YORK — Papa John's founder John Schnatter is no longer board chairman after using a racial slur, but his image is still part of the pizza chain's logo and he remains the company's largest shareholder. The situation illustrates the difficulty when companies are closely tied to a single person, and that Papa John's may need to publicly distance itself further from Schnatter after dealing with backlashes brought about by his comments. By Food Industry Writer Candice Choi. SENT: 760 words, photo.

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