The Warrior Ledger

Cancellations leave golf eager to play

Cancellations leave golf eager to play

Hollie Link, Assistant Editor

April 3, 2016

Did you know that Taylorsville has a girls’ golf team? Most people don’t because they correspond golf with old business men gambling on who is going to win. However golf is much more. Mr. Hymas, math teacher, says, “it is more about the people you’re with and enjoying their company as much as enjoyi...

Newest Macklemore album

Newest Macklemore album

Aaron Dufner, Reporter

April 3, 2016

Macklemore and Ryan Lewis are back at it again, with their latest release, The Unruly Mess I’ve Made, which is the duo’s second studio album. Including the singles, Downtown, White Privilege II and Kevin, with a possibility for more to come in the future. The album consists of 13 songs. With tons...

Cellular devices seize control

Cellular devices seize control

Daisy Fullerton, Reporter

April 2, 2016

When phones turn on, the world shuts off. Cell Phones are becoming a bigger distraction every year for students. Social media distracts them  from schoolwork and lessons. If the student has headphones in, the music is drowning out what the teacher is trying to tell them. It’s not only the st...

Spirit Week garnishes school enthusiasm

Spirit Week garnishes school enthusiasm

Arianna Faamausili, Reporter

March 30, 2016

The reason to have Spirit Week is to help create a more involved student body in the events of the school and to bring unity within each class. Our student body officers have come up with a theme for spirit week which is Cinema Week. “We pretty much got together and threw up a whole bunch of ide...

Student Spotlight: Jalissa Cloward

Student Spotlight: Jalissa Cloward

Lydia Flores, Assistant Editor

March 4, 2016

Starting in the margins of a class notebook, doodles transformed into designs and crafted the life of high school senior, Jalissa Cloward. As the current FCCLA president and a returning member of the Fashion Institute, Cloward seamlessly seizes every high school opportunity afforded to her. Cloward mas...

Job harrassment reality

Job harrassment reality

Nicole Gomez, Reporter

March 4, 2016

Flirting is something that is done all the time whether it’s done jokingly with overly batting eyelashes or outright with sly smiles and cheeky winks. Humans flirt with everyone and anyone, a sharp tongued remark answered by a quick quip is seen as amusing. Like Edith Wharton said in the novel, The Ag...

SNARKNADO: Teachers in the wild

SNARKNADO: Teachers in the wild

Keely Valdez, Assistant Editor

March 2, 2016

A trip to the store, something that seems harmless, ends up being one of the most critical situations causing a near-death experience. Everytime you drive, what would be casually glancing at the other car stopped, could be dangerous for the social life the student may have.  Going out for coffee wi...

Fine Arts classes craft stress-relieving environment

Fine Arts classes craft stress-relieving environment

Mckayla Philbrick, Reporter

March 2, 2016

It’s possible that theater, choir and dance make an impact on students’ lives. It’s helping by “reducing student dropout, raising student attendance, developing better team players… improving greater student dignity” said Bob Bryant in an article discussing the importance of fine art. In ...

Athletes sign Letter of Intent for their football dreams

Athletes sign Letter of Intent for their football dreams

Arianna Faamausili, Reporter

March 2, 2016

Usually the first Wednesday of February, is the first day that a high school senior can sign a binding National Letter of Intent for college football with a school that is a member of the United States National Collegiate Athletic Association (NCAA). This day is known as National Signing Day. Luckil...

The Foodie Club: Fiiz Drinks

The Foodie Club: Fiiz Drinks

Xylina Session, Editor- in- Chief

March 1, 2016

Dubbed "the mormon bar" for its under-age friendly menu, Fiiz is a 'local stop for treats, specialty drinks, and Italian sodas.' Vintage red and blues offer a greaser decade ambiance, deviating from old Tammy's Diner, the previous business of the location. Though Fiiz still includes alcoholic bevera...

Making a Murderer thrills mystery audiences

Making a Murderer thrills mystery audiences

Kylee Warren, Reporter

March 1, 2016

Making a Murderer premiered on Netflix December 18, 2015. I 10/10 would recommend for everyone to watch this documentary series. Making a Murderer is a true crime story based on the Steven Avery case starting in 1985 in Manitowoc, Wisconsin, and still going today. This show has been being filmed for ...

Granite art night unleashes talent

Granite art night unleashes talent

Megan Breneman, Assistant Editor

March 1, 2016

Anticipation, excitement, determination, confidence, stress… these are just some of the emotions that rush through almost anyone when there’s a competition in front of them. At Granite Art Night Live this is what happens with the contestants as much as any other competitor. “I didn’t have backgrou...

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