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Ghosts follow officers through the halls of the Cincinnati Police Department. And it’s James Daum’s job to exorcise them.
Tony Morgan doesn't mind if people don't know his name. It means he wasn't in the spotlight—and that means nothing went wrong. As he kicks off his fourth year as fire and safety manager at Kentucky Speedway, and prepares for the Sprint Cup Series Quaker State 400 on June 29, Morgan makes sure his team of 200-plus workers is as efficient as possible.
After three years of research—including trips west to interview aging Las Vegas pit bosses about their Kentucky roots—American Legacy Tours cofounder Jerry Gels has brought Northern Kentucky’s Godfather-esque history into focus. Murder? Mayhem? Gels’s documentary, Newport: Gangsters, Gamblers, and Girls, which got its first screening late last fall, has it all. Or as much of “it” as old timers were willing to reveal.