GAFFNEY — Race car driver and Lockhart native Earl Petty picked up his seventh career win — his third for this racing season — last Saturday at Cherokee Motor Speedway.
Petty currently drives the No. 5 Monte Carlo sponsored by Broad River Materials, The Tire Shop of Jonesville, Bailey’s Grill in Lockhart, Denton’s Gas Company, Mitchell Graphics and Mulls Starter and Alternator.
Petty’s races can be viewed on YouTube by searching “Earl Petty at Cherokee Motor Speedway.”
Earl Petty is the son of Mike and Kim Petty.
Derik Vanderford can be reached at 864-762-4128.