Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun


Israeli protests stirred debate over Netanyahus position.

Israeli Citizens Demand a Ceasefire

Ethan Fulton, Columnist April 5, 2024

Israeli citizens stormed central Jerusalem on Sunday, March 31 in the largest anti-government protest since the country went to war with Hamas. Protesters urged the government to reach a ceasefire deal...

A cow.

Animals and People Across the Country Catch Bird Flu

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist April 5, 2024

Across the United States, farm animals such as cows and chickens have been testing positive for a disease known as avian influenza, more commonly referred to as avian flu or bird flu. According to the...

Ukrainian forces survey damage.

Republican Rep. Confident Ukraine Aid Will Make It to House Floor

Canon Grant, Political Analyst April 5, 2024

Rep. Mike Lawler (R-NY) said in a recent CNN “State of the Union” interview that he was confident that a Ukraine aid bill would be introduced in the House of Representatives after the Easter recess....

Middle School Travel Club in front of the National Archives.

Middle School Travel Club Trip to Washington D.C.

Eli Geist, Erin McGinty, and Jameson Kowalski March 28, 2024

Over spring break, members of the Horizon Honors Middle School Travel Club embarked on a five-day trip to the nation's capital, Washington D.C. The students got to explore monuments, memorials, museums,...

The Smokehouse Creek Fire was alleviated with the help of some teenage boys.

Teen Firefighters Answer the Call

Ethan Fulton, Columnist March 8, 2024

When the largest wildfire in the history of Texas made its way to the town of Pampa, a local group of teenage boys, whose ages range from 14 to 17, volunteered at their local fire department.   Nathan...

Trump is celebrating after defeating Haley in the Republican primary election.

Trump Victory Knocks Haley Out after Super Tuesday

Canon Grant, Political Analyst March 8, 2024

After Nikki Haley’s defeat on Super Tuesday when she only won the state of Vermont, it has been reported that the only challenger to former President Donald Trump is going to drop out of the race. This...

The aircraft that went missing in 2014.

After 10 Years, Search for MH370 May Resume

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist March 6, 2024

Malaysian Airlines flight 370 is one of the most famous instances of a flight gone missing. Britannica states that MH370 was a regularly scheduled flight departing from Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, and arriving...

A photo of Bushnell next to a photo of him before setting himself on fire.

Active-Duty Airman Sets Himself on Fire in Protest

Jameson Kowalski, Columnist February 29, 2024

(Editor’s note: this article discusses an act of self-harm. The Horizon Sun recognizes the sensitivity of this topic and urges anyone dealing with this problem to seek professional help.) Protests...

This fantastic event will celebrate Mexican culture.

C.A.L.L.E. de Arizona Presents the First Annual Mariachi and Folklórico Festival in Phoenix, Arizona

Jaslene Galindo, Columnist February 29, 2024

The first annual Phoenix Mariachi & Folklórico Festival presented by C.A.L.L.E. de Arizona and the Herberger Theater Center is scheduled for Saturday, March 2. Maestra Vanessa Ramirez, director of...

Satellite menacingly headed towards Earth.

Forecast Shows Falling Satellite

Erin McGinty, Columnist February 27, 2024

According to NPR, European Remote Sensing 2, (ERS-2), a European satellite launched in 1995, was recently retired in 2011. Since then, it has slowly been making its way back into the atmosphere.  On...

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