Hurricane Sandy caught many people on the Outer Banks off guard, but it lived up to it’s media-hyped name of Frankenstorm.
01 November 2012
By Christopher Oakes Staff Writer Along with all the new freshmen faces this year, there are also new faces among the school’s faculty. Brian Emery, a new teacher, is teaching civics classes while temporarily filling in for Civics teacher Cassidy Pope. After living in Connecticut his whole life, Emery moved to the Outer Banks after [...]
31 October 2012
By Anderson Sullivan Editor-in-Chief Every school year brings changes, and this year has brought a change to the English department, change in administrators and a change in teaching staff. For this school year the English department decided to alter its ways. Teachers gained new roles and moved into new positions. Sharon Crane, Christy May and [...]
A - Front Page
Posted on 08 October 2012
When scientists from around the world convene in Virginia this month for their annual conference, among the groups presenting will be the First Flight High School NOAA Research Team. Current and former students will present their findings at the OCEANS ’12 Hampton Roads event.
B - News
Posted on 26 October 2012
Administrators say nothing has changed about the dress code for 2012-2013, except for stricter enforcement. Teachers have the right to tell a student not to wear an article of clothing if they deem it is a disruption to the educational process or if the clothing is a threat to the safety or health of another student, according to the student handbook.
C - News Features
Posted on 20 June 2012
In several months, the stork will be making visits to a couple of teachers’ homes.
Several teachers at this school are expecting children in upcoming months, though for many it is not their first. In a similar cradle, many just recently had children.
D - Features
Posted on 03 July 2012
When most students think of summer, the beach, jobs and time with friends come to mind. For one senior, this summer will hold much more.
D - Sports
Posted on 01 November 2012
By Murphy Grant Associate and Multimedia Editor Jessica Wallace and Mick Stanovsek were both named conference runners of the year in Cross Country. Wallace and Stanovsek along with Aaron Parker will be competing in the state competition this weekend. Ronnie Hudgins has been the head coach of the FFHS Cross Country team for eight seasons. [...]
E - Health
Posted on 17 June 2012
A man eats an Angus Bacon and Cheese Burger from his local McDonald’s and casually sprinkles extra salt over his fries, ignoring the nutrition label on the side of the carton.
F - Lifestyles / Entertainment
Posted on 11 October 2012
Was Little Red Riding Hood really the Devil’s grandmother? Did Gretel honestly give birth to Rapunzel? Were the Frog Prince and the Talking Fish seriously friends? According to this year’s fall play, the answer to all of these is “yes.”
G - Technology
Posted on 28 March 2012
A new social media website is “pinning” users from around the world.
H - Opinion
Posted on 20 April 2012
A good teacher isn’t hard to come by, and each teacher has his or her own way of teaching that appeals to different types of students.
I - Video Announcements- Nighthawk Report
Posted on 25 May 2012
Watch the weekly news program for First Flight High School. The Nighthawk Report is produced by students in the broadcast media club advised by Ken Binkley. This program is not affiliated with Nighthawk News.
J - Previous Issues
Posted on 21 October 2012
On Sunday Oct. 21, Seaside Singers and Seaside Strings from First Flight High School will perform at St. Andrew’s By-The-Sea Episcopal Church in Nags Head. The free concert, sponsored by the Eastern Carolina Concert Society, will take place at 4 p.m..