By Submitted Story on February 13, 2023
The First Flight High School Indoor Track team hit the podium in multiple events in the NCHSAA 3A State Championships on Feb. 10 in Winston-Salem. The team was led by freshman Morgan Miller, who brought home gold and the state title in the 3,200-meter run.
Miller won a thrilling duel with favorite Bella Wood of powerhouse North Lincoln, clocking 11:29.2 for the metric two-mile, breaking her own First Flight school record along the way. Miller joined Tatum Dermatas, Moira Furr, and Lucy Stecher for another nail biter in the women’s 4×800 meter relay. In a race that saw multiple changes of lead, the No. 1 ranked Nighthawks fought North Buncombe to the wire, finishing second for the silver medal, 9:56.32 to 9:57.73.
Doubling back after their relay efforts, Dermatas and Furr scored again, taking fifth and seventh in the 1,000-meter run. Despite fielding only four athletes in three events, the Lady Nighthawks scored 24 points and finished eighth of 39 teams in the state meet.
First-year triple jumper Seth Daniels, fresh from setting a First Flight school record in the triple jump of 38’6” and silver medal at the NCC Conference meet, competed in a deep field and jumped 35-8.25, good for 27th place overall.
Notice of Public Auction
The public will take notice that the Dare County Tourism Board, at its meeting of October 20, 2022, adopted Resolution 2022-5 authorizing the sale of surplus personal property by public auction.
Saturday, April 1, 2023.
6708 S. Croatan Highway
Nags Head, NC 27959
10am: Back of the House Auction – Complete Commercial Kitchen
Partial List: True refrigerators and coolers, Hatco drawer warmers, Hobart mixer, Vulcan, 6 & 10 burner gas ovens/stoves, Vulcan 2 basket gas fryer, Vulcan 2-door oven, stainless prep tables, DCS 6 burner LPAS range & oven, Hobart dishwasher, pots & pans & more.
2pm: Front of the House Auction – Selling Everything in the Building + Architectural Salvage by room
Partial List: Antique ships wheel chandelier, Nautical & pirate decor, sword & pistol displays, polyword tables & chairs, ship models, nautical lanterns, art, commercial bar equipment, tables and chairs, NC decoys, fish mounts, signal cannon, architectural salvage, Several bars, pirate bar & more.
Preview 3/31: 11 AM – 5 PM & Auction Day starting @ 9am
Online Absentee Bidding Catalog Closes: 3/31 @ 8pm
Catalog + Thousands of photos @ SSAOBX.HIBID.COM
Island Auction Co. (252)489-5513 – Jason P. Humphries, Auctioneer NCAL #8423
Visa / MC / Cash / Good Check – NC Sales Tax, 15% Buyers Premium