Daytona infield feels like home to Palatka family

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Curtis family has made the trip to the 500 annually since 1961

Jeff Curtis of Palatka with his brother Rick Curtis atop their RV on the infield at Daytona International Speedway. (WAYNE SMITH / Palatka Daily News)
DAYTONA BEACH – Rick Curtis hasn’t missed a Daytona 500 since John F. Kennedy was the president of the United States. That streak stretches back to 1961 – 59 years. And the tradition stretching over…

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