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Community Immunity

Community Immunity

Alexa Blaise Chandler, News Editor

November 7, 2018

Vaccinations have been supported by public health organizations for the past thirty years, some of the most lifesaving medicines to be continually used in the 20th century. However, during a recent onslaught amongst social media sites, celebrities, mothers, and students have shown their disapproval...

The Deadly Flu Outbreak

The Deadly Flu Outbreak

Logan Jensen, Reporter

November 6, 2018

  High fever, chills, muscle ache, coughing, fatigue: pretty much everyone can recognize these as symptoms of the flu. It is not to be confused with a cold, which usually involves, as the Center for Disease Control (CDC) states, congestion, and sore throat, while a flu more commonly includes ch...

Is getting the Flu shot a good idea?

Is getting the Flu shot a good idea?

Alivia Odle, Reporter

November 6, 2018

  Flu shot ads are popping up everywhere. Doctors recommend getting a flu shot by the end of October. People often worry that getting the flu shot will give them the actual flu. According to medical resource Wa-health, this is not true. Each flu shot has the dead flu virus in it which can...

Creative Writing

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

November 6, 2018

As December and the New Year grow near, events are fast and upcoming. For music groups, their tour is upcoming. For cheer and drill, competitions are just around the corner. Speaking of corners, for hidden authors, Teen Author Boot Camp (TABC) is coming in March.    Teen Author Boot Camp is a type of sy...

Library Uses

Library Uses

Robert Loose, Reporter

November 6, 2018

 A special room resides in H Hall. It is a Room of Requirements of sorts, with uses ranging from a robotics lab to a computer lab, and from a chill spot to a classroom. This magical room is called the Media Center, commonly called the library. In the library, students are free to do whatever they want, quie...

Why you should vote

Why you should vote

Audrey Helm, Editor-in-Chief

October 5, 2018

When the founding fathers were designing the American government, they put an incredible power in the hands of its citizens: the ability to vote. Through this power, you can make your voice heard. If you don’t like a politician, you have the power to let them know, through your vote. Politicians don’t ...

How Theatre Positively Affects Students

How Theatre Positively Affects Students

Rayven Cann, Sports Editor

October 5, 2018

The theatre. A place filled with creativity, memories, and history. Theatre has been around since the sixth century, and has continued to impact lives for about two-thousand years. Theatre has always had an affect on the actors, audience members, and directors whether that affect be physical, emotio...

Inside the Pit Orchestra

Inside the Pit Orchestra

Spencer Johnson, Reporter

October 5, 2018

Every year in September, a group of volunteer musicians band together in A101—the instrumental music room—to begin practicing for the fall musical. This year’s school musical is How To Succeed in Business Without Really Trying. A pit orchestra is an accompaniment group that assists performers in any show involv...

The class you’re probably missing out on

The class you’re probably missing out on

Pearl Ashton, Editor-In-Chief

November 27, 2017

There are a lot of diverse classes at Taylorsville High School. A lot of them have important lessons that students can take with them when they are free from high school. Some are required, but many aren’t and they are overlooked by most. One of these classes is Adult Roles and Financial Literacy. Fina...

What welding can do for you

What welding can do for you

Pearl Ashton, Editor-In-Chief

November 27, 2017

Not every student that graduates from high school is going to go to college. Sometimes society and schools make it seem like that is the one and only route that is available. There are a lot of different trades and jobs available that don’t require heavy schooling. One of the more rewarding trades...

The development of math and science

The development of math and science

Alexa Blaise Chandler, Photo and Art Editor

November 27, 2017

In the 18th century in Europe, when death tolls from diseases like tuberculosis ran most rampant, most medicine doctors, priests and citizens believed that simply breathing fresh air was the only cure. If the infection spread, instructions were to become isolated and pray the disease passed on. Prev...

Classic literature and its influence

Classic literature and its influence

Alexa Blaise Chandler, Photo and Art Editor

November 27, 2017

Tolkien. Orwell. Plath. Each name means something exciting and different. They may even mean nothing to those who have never even heard of them. But there is no denying that classic literature shaped the history of countries and particular ideals. From the ramblings of Dante in The Inferno to Uncle To...

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