Anchorage, AK - A local Anchorage native is making her way to stardom, landing a spot on prime time television.

Taylor Haines is an Anchorage native, graduating from East High School, recently featured on the Fox hit series, So You Think You Can Dance.

Although she didn’t make it to the academy, Taylor’s accomplishments are only just beginning – inspiring a new wave of people.

Haines said when she auditioned, she never knew the impact a girl with just one leg would make on her now thousands of supporters.

Haines will be attending school in Portland in the fall. While she won’t be studying dance, she says she’ll definitely always remain a dancer.

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