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Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

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MSHSAA appoints activites under sponsorship

Kaitlyn Marsh May 27, 2013

This spring, after many years of appearing on the ballot to be appointed under the Missouri State High School Athletic Association sponsorship, starting the 2013-2014 school year, bass fishing will...

Photo by Emily Franke

Grandmother’s frail health brings revelations

Kaitlyn Marsh May 27, 2013

We commemorated her 75th birthday two weeks ago, a so-called monument and celebration of another year. We sang and opened presents, yet there is nothing I want to remember about this year. Addressing...

Midwest Pride Day promotes state recognition

Midwest Pride Day promotes state recognition

Kaitlyn Marsh April 30, 2013

In attempts to grow familiarity and value of Missouri as a state along with the Midwest area, senior Stephen Turban and several RBHS students have declared today, April 30, as “Midwest Pride Day.”...

Bustling city alters perspective of homeless

Bustling city alters perspective of homeless

Kaitlyn Marsh April 26, 2013

As we climbed the stairs from the transit and anticipated the warm California air, he greeted us -- a warm smile and dark, chocolate skin stretched thin over his cheek bones. “Why hello there!” he...

World market offers varieties of food to fill up your tummy.
photo by Patrick Smith

Cultures extend through businesses

Kaitlyn Marsh April 23, 2013

While Columbia is known for its wide assortment of cultural differences and diversity, something else adds spark and variance to the everyday life of the working white man. Foreigners not only bring their...

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‘The Croods’ provides quirky humor, fuzzy feelings

Kaitlyn Marsh April 8, 2013

After purchasing a ticket, being denied a Diet Pepsi because my checking account was empty and listening to my boyfriend complain about seeing an animated movie, I can honestly say I wasn’t in the mood...

Junior Malaika Motavalli sprints in attempt to score a goal in the first half against Wichita. Photo courtesy of Doug Henley.

Columbia Women’s Lacrosse maintains undefeated title, returns home with three wins

Kaitlyn Marsh April 8, 2013

Saturday morning, Columbia Women’s Lacrosse (CWL) congregated at the Stryker Soccer Complex in Wichita, Kan. to participate in their first tournament of the season. Sunlight warmed dry field and a light...

Sophomore Matt Echelmier hits on the driving range. Photo by Makayla Baker

Golf wins first match of season, continues in tournament play

Kaitlyn Marsh April 5, 2013

  Waiting for the rest of his team to turn in their score cards on the ninth green at Lake of the Woods golf course, sophomore Jack Knoesel finished first out of the varsity golf team. After shooting...

Junior Tricia Hill

Later start time causes reaction, conflicting schedules

Kaitlyn Marsh March 12, 2013

After last night's final decision by the Columbia Public School board regarding the start times for elementary, middle and high school students in the coming year, students share multiple opinions...

junior Sam Crane tries to flip his Kickapoo opponent onto his back in the district tournament at Jefferson City High School. Crane finished state runner-up in the 138 weight class. photo by Rachel Kiehne

Wrestling finishes season; three place at state

Kaitlyn Marsh February 20, 2013

After three days of strenuous competition, brackets and sudden death matches, junior Sam Crane prepared for the finals in the 138 weight class. After a full match against a returning state champion that...

Eight girls will compete for the Bruins tomorrow at the State Championships. Photo by Stazi Prost.

Swimming finishes post season at state

Kaitlyn Marsh February 17, 2013

Finishing up a two-day state championship meet at St. Peter’s Rec-Plex in St. Louis, the girls swimming and diving team ended their respectable season. After sending 13 individual qualifiers to compete...

A Jefferson City Jay in the 126 weight class tries to score a point on an escape against opponent, junior Quinn Smith.

Wrestling qualifies five to state, takes fourth at districts

Kaitlyn Marsh February 11, 2013

Friday and Saturday, the RBHS wrestling team competed in the district tournament, a day the varsity squad had been looking forward to since the start of the season. After facing several setbacks and disadvantages...

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