The Horizon

Get used to it, fans

October 18, 2008

It’s every college football fan’s favorite time of the year. On Monday, Oct. 19, the first Bowl Championship Series rankings will be released and the debate will begin. The debate, familiar to anyone...

We’re more than paper

October 18, 2008

The Horizon is a great newspaper and a great way to get information about what’s going on at school and in the community. But did you know that there is a Horizon Newscast online? You don’t have...

Bail Out

October 18, 2008

You're wrong

October 11, 2008

If my aunt had balls, she would be my uncle. Well she doesn’t, and isn’t, and that would be only one of the things you would be wrong about. There is some freak of a thing that used to be called Tracy...

Not-so-great depression

October 11, 2008

Finally there is a topic that is enveloping the national news that is capturing “Joe Sixpack’s” attention. The economy is going down the toilet. This is not the first time, of course, but few of...

GPA system not accurate or fair

October 4, 2008

We live in a world where numbers matter. We love to count, quantify and analyze anything and everything, including knowledge. A person’s grade point average is one way we do so. But a person’s GPA...

We need serious news, now

October 4, 2008

It’s tough to retain your dignity as a journalist these days with all the crap on the air and in print. This week, I looked to corporate media to find some information on the elections. Usually, I stick...

Ground control to Google

October 4, 2008

I’m scared. I’m very scared. I’ve been using Google Chrome for several weeks now at school, and I really like it. And that makes me scared, because I think Google is going to take over my brain. I...

Women live in fear

September 27, 2008

We are a nation that thrives on fear. In the Michael Moore film “Bowling for Columbine” the director walks down a suburban street in Canada, randomly entering people’s homes. He is able to do this...

Bail me out — I’m in debt too

September 27, 2008

As most of you have heard, President Bush and his posse are asking for $700 billion to bail out financial screw ups, AIG, Fannie-Freddie, Merrill Lynch and many more. All I want to know is where is this...

Access to information needs improving

September 20, 2008

I’m not entirely surprised our police blotter seems to be a hit, but it is interesting to see how students are intrigued with which of their buddies are getting busted week to week, and why they’re...

It’s gonna happen

September 20, 2008

For as long as I can remember, I have been a fan of the Chicago Cubs. They have supplied me with uncountable heartbreaking moments since the late '80s. My first vivid memories of the Cubs are from the...

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