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The Horizon Sun

Student News for Horizon Honors Secondary School

The Horizon Sun

COVID vaccine before being administered.
COVID Vaccine Found to Have Three Links to Cardiac and Neurological Conditions
Jameson Kowalski, Columnist • February 27, 2024

A new vaccine safety study has uncovered new side effects to many COVID vaccines. The effects, which...

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...

The fossil was determined to be a fraud.
Famous Fossil or Art Project?
Joey Miller, Columnist • February 27, 2024

According to CNN, researchers say that a famous fossil has caused a scandal. The fossil was discovered...

Title screen for the new adaptation.
“Avatar: The Last Airbender” Live Action Debut
Jet Taft, Columnist • February 27, 2024

The Nickelodeon original “Avatar: The Last Airbender” (ATLA), which ran from 2005 to 2008, has finally...

Hind Rajab is one of many children killed in the war between Israel and Hamas.
Five-Year-Old Palestinian Girl Found Dead After Being Trapped Under Israeli Fire
Joey Miller, Columnist • February 16, 2024

Hind Rajab, a five-year-old girl, was found dead under a car in Gaza. On Jan. 29, 2024, Rajab and her...

Maison Des Champs climbing Sphere.
Man Scales Sphere
Erin McGinty, Columnist • February 16, 2024

On Feb. 7, a man by the name of Maison Des Champs, who uses the online name 'Pro-Life Spider-Man,' was...

Jon Stewart as host of The Daily Show.
Jon Stewart Returns to “The Daily Show”
Suhani Singla, Columnist • February 16, 2024

CNN states that after eight years of absence, Jon Stewart has returned to “The Daily Show,” a comedic...

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Hall of Famer Ryne Sandberg Diagnosed with Cancer

Sandberg’s metastatic prostate cancer diagnosis brings to light his outstanding legacy.
Ryne Sandberg during his prime while a member of the Chicago Cubs.
Ryne Sandberg during his prime while a member of the Chicago Cubs.

CNN reports that hall of famer Ryne Sandberg is undergoing treatment for his recent metastatic prostate cancer diagnosis. Sandberg has had a phenomenal career, playing 16 seasons in the Major League, winning nine straight Gold Gloves and being named an All-Star for 10 consecutive seasons.

In 1981, Sandberg was drafted out of high school and recruited by the Philadelphia Phillies. He played one season before getting traded to the Chicago Cubs, where he made the decision to remain on the team for the rest of his career. Sandberg has a career high of 123 consecutive errorless games by a second baseman and a record for the most home runs made by a second baseman at 282, five of them being hit when he wasn’t yet a second baseman, says CNN.

In an Instagram post, the Cubs wrote “Ryne, we’re sending love, strength and support your way,” according to CNN. In 2005, Sandberg was inducted into the National Baseball Hall of Fame, writes ESPN. A woman by the name of Jane Forbes Clark, who is the leader of the Board of Directors at the National Hall of Fame Museum, stated “his wonderful family [is] in our thoughts.” The Cubs are scheduled to erect a statue of Sandberg on June 23, the 40th anniversary of his best game with the team.

Sandberg is doing well and is still undergoing treatment. Hopefully he will make a full recovery.

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    JoeyJan 31, 2024 at 10:19 am

    Its awesome

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      NickFeb 5, 2024 at 6:13 pm

      What is?
      Dude just got cancer, how is that amazing?