Afton Motor Speedway to reopen; meeting set

Dave and Joanne Rocket, who have operated the Bethel Motor Speedway in White Lake (west of Monticello) for eight years, will serve as promoters in 2009 for the Afton Motor Speedway, which hasn't hosted racing in nearly two years.

Drivers and car owners are invited to attend an informational meeting at noon Saturday, Dec. 6, at the Hitching Post Restaurant in Harpursville. Staff positions are also available. For more information, contact the speedway office at 845-778-3839 or by e-mail at
aftonmotorspeed@cs.com.