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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Prom brings complications for Mother’s Day

Maddie Davis May 13, 2012

With prom the night before Mother’s Day, senior Dani Long had previously decided to celebrate the holiday another time. With no sleep the night before, Long knew her day would consist of rest instead...

Mud volleyball tournament prevails despite location problems

Maddie Davis May 5, 2012

For the second year in a row the tournament has taken place at HHS senior Carly Fischer's house instead of near school on Thursday, May 3. Because of past construction at the Columbia Career Center,...

Soccer squad eliminates C-team, faces rain-outs

Maddie Davis April 26, 2012

As senior Lexi Bumby laced up her cleats for the first Lady Bruin soccer game of the season, she felt prepared to take on the Rolla Bulldogs. But just as soon as the excitement began, disappointment replaced...

Athletics department announces new boys soccer head coach

Maddie Davis April 23, 2012

April 23-- U.S. studies teacher and former boys soccer assistant coach Alex Nichols officially replaced Kyle Austin as the team's head coach, according to a press release sent by RBHS athletics director...

Golf team takes the win at Old Hawthorne

Maddie Davis April 13, 2012

The members of boys varsity golf team walked off of the Old Hawthorne golf course on Thursday, April 12, feeling satisfied with their win. The overall team score of 304 allowed the Bruins to triumph over...

Lara Cox trades Columbia scenery for Switzerland

Maddie Davis April 12, 2012

Q: Where are you planning to study abroad? A: Switzerland. Q: Can you speak the language? A: Well they speak French where I’m going, and I’ve taken four levels of that. Q: Are you fluent? A: No, not...

Prom closet continues to help girls

Prom closet continues to help girls

Maddie Davis April 6, 2012

On Saturday, April 7 the Prom Closet organization will be giving away free formal dresses from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the north commons. Although Prom Closet is a separately run organization, students...

Educational ballots lead to involvement in voting

Maddie Davis April 3, 2012

On Tuesday, April 2 adults and students over the age of 18 around Columbia had the opportunity to vote on a 40-cent levy increase and a $50 million bond, both of which would raise property and real estate...

Musician moves forward in college

Maddie Davis April 1, 2012

As senior Diego Huaman looked out the aircraft’s window, he waited for the nerves to set in for his audition. Walking onto the Berklee College of Music-Boston’s campus, however, he only felt a wave...

Baseball team remains undefeated

Maddie Davis March 20, 2012

After beating the Waynesville Tigers 2-1 on March 17, the Bruins maintained their winning record on March 20. Because of the defeat against St. Dominic Crusaders 7-0, junior Jansen Smith believes the...

Young rappers dream of taking skill to higher levels

Young rappers dream of taking skill to higher levels

Maddie Davis February 21, 2012

When junior Jimmy Layman’s English teachers told him he was a good writer, Layman shrugged it off. He was then unaware that his writing skills would allow him to pursue a talent in music. “My teachers...

Meet your fellow student: Melanie Pancoast

Meet your fellow student: Melanie Pancoast

Maddie Davis February 15, 2012

Q: Melanie, Pancoast, senior, What do you do in your free time? A: I hang out with my friends and go to the movies. I used to do gymnastics, but now I coach kids in gymnastics. Q: Where do you coach? A:...

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