Morganton High Schooler Participates in the All-American Soap Box Derby

 CHARLOTTE, N.C. — Real race fans know all about the greatest amateur racing event in the world — the 77th First Energy All-American Soap Box Derby!

It’s all going down this weekend in Akron, Ohio.

Hundreds of families come out to make their own racing soapbox – including a local ninth grader!

Morganton ninth grader Cory Heaver and CEO of the International Soap Box Derby are previewing the popular event.