Westwood Horizon

Ambassadors Celebrate Semester at Camping Themed Annual Winter Social

By Srilekha Cherukuvada, Heritage Copy Editor, Horizon Weekly Editor
December 5, 2019

Varsity Girls’ Basketball Defeats Cedar Ridge Raiders 55-50
NHS Hosts Powderpuff Game to Raise Money for the Thirst Project
This Thanksgiving, Don’t Let the Holiday Disguise the Truth

By Nima Ashtari, Community & World News Editor
November 22, 2019

General Physics Students Launch Into Projectile Motion Unit with Paper Rockets

November 24, 2019

Launching into one of the final portions of their Projectile Motion Unit, Mr. Nash’s General Physics classes took part in an exciting investigation...

Students and Parents attend Anxiety Presentation

November 24, 2019

Parents and students attended a presentation focusing on student anxiety on Thursday, Nov. 14 in the library. Throughout the event, a visiting therapist...

Students Compete in the Annual Smash Tournament

November 24, 2019

Students gathered in the Library Great Room on Friday, Nov. 15 after school to participate in a Super Smash Bros. video game tournament. The annual...

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Varsity Girls’ Basketball Overcomes Shoemaker 60-50
Swimming Gets 2nd at AISD Invitational Meet

November 19, 2019

The swim team participated in the AISD Invitational meet on Friday, Nov. 15. There were two districts, 5A and 6A, and around 21 different schools at...

Varsity Boys’ Basketball Takes Down Weiss 58-45 in Season Opener

November 17, 2019

Varsity boys basketball started their season strong with a win against the Weiss Wolves 58-45 on Friday, Nov. 15.  The Warriors started the game...

Varsity Volleyball Falls to Klein 3-1 in Third Round of Playoffs

November 14, 2019

The varsity volleyball team traveled out to Hearne to battle against the Klein Bearkats for the Regional round on Tuesday, Nov. 12. The Tribe, parents,...

Despite Record Breaking Effort, Varsity Football Falls to Cedar Ridge in Season Finale

November 10, 2019

On a breezy Friday evening, varsity football concluded its 2019 season against the Cedar Ridge Raiders. Despite already being eliminated from playoff...

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Orchestra Performs at Winter Concert
‘A Beautiful Day in the Neighborhood’ Inspires Viewers with Kind Message

December 5, 2019

When people look back at their childhood, everyone has their own separate memories and experiences that shaped and influenced their lives today. However,...

‘Frozen II’ Blows Audience Away

December 2, 2019

As winter approaches, a chilling new film from Disney blows into theaters; Frozen II was released nearly six years after the widely acclaimed animated...

Environmentally Conscious ‘The Treasures of El Mundo’ Amazes Audiences

November 21, 2019

Written by Ruth Cantrell,  "The Treasures of El Mundo” wowed the audience in the Westwood Theatre's rendition of the play, which was performed on...

Mimi Bay Elevates Indie Genre with Album ‘daydreams’

November 20, 2019

Swedish singer, songwriter, and producer Mimi Bay begun her music career with the release of her debut album I Will Be Okay in 2017. With a melodic voice...

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Devastating Bushfires Ravage Australia

Fairmont Hotel Tree Lighting Benefits Dell Children’s

December 2, 2019

Instagram Removes Likes Feature

November 12, 2019

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Aaron Slack ’20 Earns First Chair Trombone at All-State Competition

RJ Martinez ’21 Breaks Records in Shootout Against Cedar Ridge

November 14, 2019

Oliver Yu ’20 Receives Spectrum Scholar Athlete Scholarship

November 9, 2019

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Austin Should Prioritize Helping the Homeless Over Restricting Them

Fourth Democratic Debate Exposes the Petty Division Within the Democratic Party

November 5, 2019

Trump’s Phone Call With Ukraine Proves Why He Should Be Impeached

November 3, 2019

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How much do you know about bees?

By Ian Drerup, Reporter
December 6, 2019

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