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Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

The student news site of Westwood High School.

Westwood Horizon

As Summer Approaches, Students Share Opinions on Organization of Student Holidays
As Summer Approaches, Students Share Opinions on Organization of Student Holidays
By Milena Jandreski, Reporter • May 20, 2022
Russia first invaded Ukraine on Feb. 24. Since then, more than six million Ukrainians have fled the country.
From 6,099 Miles Away
By Kumud Arora, Reporter • May 19, 2022
Omicron sublineages BA.4 and BA.5, new variants with the ability to overcome antibodies, threaten the possibility of another stage 5 wave of COVID-19.
Graphic by Yunoo Kim
Omicron Variants BA.4 and BA.5 Threaten Another COVID-19 Surge
By Mallory Milner, Reporter • May 13, 2022
Texass May 7 Election will determine what changes will be made to statewide tax collecting procedures. For residents of Austin, an additional proposition regarding no-knock warrants and enforcement of marijuana use will also be on the ballot. 
Graphic by Yunoo Kim
Texas Voters Prepare For May 7 Election
By Yunoo Kim, Community & World News Editor • April 29, 2022
Florida Governor Ron DeSantis signed a bill that would eliminate Disneys long held special tax status in the state. This comes after the companys public opposition of the Dont Say Gay bill, which DeSantis also signed into law. 
Graphic by Yunoo Kim
Florida Gov. DeSantis Signs Bill Targeting Disney
By Yunoo Kim, Community & World News Editor • April 27, 2022
Westwood Orchestra performed a Star Wars-themed concert on Wednesday, May 4. The different orchestras dazzled the audience with both separate and joint performances. Graphic by Riya Patil.
Orchestra Unleashes the Force With Star Wars-Themed Spring Pops Concert
By Riya Patil, Reporter • May 13, 2022
The aftermath of the massacre in Bucha, Ukraine. Photo courtesy of Wikimedia Commons.
The Sad Reality of Bucha, Ukraine
By Milena Jandreski, Reporter • May 20, 2022