Texas’ Leadership in Oil and Gas Drilling Brings Opportunity for Horizon

  Texas’ Leadership in Oil and Gas Drilling Brings Opportunity for Horizon  Business Wire  GULFPORT, Miss. -- July 9, 2014  With 26% of all rigs on Earth now operating in Texas, the state dominates oil and gas drilling and offers renewed opportunities for companies in the energy exploration field, such as Horizon Energy Corporation (OTCQB:HORI). The company is currently conducting oil and gas exploration at the Holmes Oil Unit Number 1, located in a long established producing trend on the border of Cherokee and Rusk Counties in East Texas.  While the Texas Railroad Commission reports most of the top Texas counties for oil production are located in the Eagle Ford Shale, some operators are returning to fields in East Texas and successfully employing horizontal drilling and hydraulic fracturing procedures to stimulate wells and target areas long overlooked or barely tapped.  “We are excited to follow the lead of producers such as Anadarko Petroleum and EOG Resources in returning to East Texas to revitalize oilfields in this area,” said Robert Bludorn, President and CEO of Horizon Energy Corporation. He added, “ As we apply new technology to old fields and gain another pass at these resources, we help strengthen our state’s world leadership role in the energy industry.”  As previously reported, recent fracture stimulation testing at the Holmes site has generated optimism and confirmed the presence of oil and gas in sufficient quantities to warrant moving forward with production. The company has scheduled a workover rig to put pump equipment back into the well following testing so the project can proceed to recovery operations.  For more information about Horizon Energy Corporation, please visit the company’s website at www.horizonenergyusa.com.  About Horizon Energy Corporation  Horizon Energy Corporation was incorporated in the state of Wyoming in 2010. Its business model and scope of operation includes traditional and nontraditional energy sector opportunities. It is currently in the business of acquiring, discovering and developing oil and gas properties.  Safe Harbor Statement under the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995: This news release contains forward-looking information within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, including statements that include the words "believes," "expects," "anticipates," or similar expressions. Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the company to differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward looking statements. In addition, description of anyone's past success, either financial or strategic, is no guarantee of future success. This news release only speaks as of the date of its distribution.  Contact:  Horizon Energy Corporation Robert Bludorn, 228-822-4708 President and CEO  
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