Pumpkin Perfection

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Carsten Oyer, Columnist

November 2, 2019

Everyone knows that pumpkins are one of the classic symbols of fall. We use them for Halloween decorations, food sources, and even facial masks. Now, using materials as simple as yarn, you can make adorable little pumpkin decorations that are perfect for the fall season! Materials: Green yarn (a variation of s...

A Hassle for Homework

Kalyn McLeod, Columnist

September 27, 2019

Every student has to do homework on a regular basis, whether they like it or not. This makes it important to have a comfortable, functional, and non-distracting environment to work in. Everyone has a specific spot that works for them, and each of those have different benefits and drawbacks.  First, it i...

Boy Bands and the Timeline of Jams

The Backstreet Boys at iHeartRadio Music Awards.

Bella Rao, Columnist

September 27, 2019

Boy bands are not a new concept, and each generation seems to have a new group of boys that sends teenage girls into a frenzy. Starting from the early ‘50s, the world has been fascinated and drawn into these young, good-looking, pop boy bands. Starting from the Osmond Brothers in 1958, to our newest...

Community Service Solutions

Elizabeth Stover, Columnist

May 24, 2019

Throughout the four years of high school, each student at Horizon Honors is urged to achieve up to 160 community service hours. This means about 40 hours each year. Students often stress about completing these hours, and struggle finding ways to do so. A great way to start working on getting thos...

Tasty Tomatoes, Scrumptious Soup

Tasty Tomatoes, Scrumptious Soup

Helena Ochoa, Columnist

May 3, 2019

Made almost entirely of vegetables, tomato soup is a healthy and delicious meal that everyone can enjoy. Ingredients: 3 pounds of roma tomatoes 1 pound of grape tomatoes ½ onion 4 large carrots 8-10 cloves garlic Olive oil 4 cups of vegetable stock 1-2 tablespoons of pesto ...

Pom-Poms Are The Bomb

Pom-Poms Are The Bomb

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

March 4, 2019

The Horizon Honors cheer team is hosting another POM clinic on Saturday, March 9, from 10 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Anyone who is in seventh-eleventh grade can attend this clinic. You get to learn alongside some of our cheerleaders how to perform POM techniques, kick lines, and sideline dances. For this 3 ½ ...

A Night of Art, Performance, and Food

Makayla Loskes piece to promote the event.

Amber Fretwell, Columnist

December 3, 2018

Horizon Honors Art, Guitar, and Culinary classes will be hosting the first of their two annual showcases on Friday, Dec. 7, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. and would appreciate your support. The Art and Graphic Design students have spent countless hours on their projects as mediums of self-expression. They illust...

Gulab Jamun be Jammin’

Naya Johnson, Editor of Campus Life

November 21, 2018

Ingredients: 1 cup dry milk powder 3 tbsp all-purpose flour 2 tbsp clarified butter ½ tsp baking powder 1 cup warm milk 1-2 tsp ground cardamom 1 quart vegetable oil 1 ¼ quart sugar 1 cup water A pinch of saffron In a large bowl, combine the milk powder, flour, baking powder...

North Korea Neutralized?

Conner McMillan, Columnist

April 26, 2018

According to Jim Mattis, the US Defence Secretary, North Korea will suspend their nuclear tests in May and early June. “Right now I think there’s a lot of reasons for optimism that the negotiations will be fruitful and we’ll see,” Mattis stated at the Pentagon. Further, North Korea said they ...