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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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Freshman is latest Farid to continue dynasty

Freshman is latest Farid to continue dynasty

Alice Yu April 29, 2016

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]F[/dropcap]or most children, there’s no recollection of the first word that came out of their mouth; nonetheless, that one word was joined by another and another until...

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Words on words: appreciating the ambiguity of knowledge

Alice Yu April 21, 2016

Socrates was born circa 470 BC in Athens, Greece to an Athenian stone mason and sculptor, Sophroniscus and midwife, Phaenarete. Little is known about his life, save for what his students — including...

Lady Bruins fall to Lindbergh in close game

Lady Bruins fall to Lindbergh in close game

Alice Yu April 9, 2016

Senior Danni Hrdina (8) rushes to the ball the keep it from Lindbergh control in the first quarter. The game ended as a loss for the Bruins 0-1.  After heading up against Lindbergh, the Lady Bruins soccer...

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Words on words: Expeditions with no expiration date

Alice Yu April 7, 2016

If it weren’t for Clive Staples Lewis, the magic of the lion, the witch and the wardrobe wouldn’t exist and young readers wouldn’t know the path to Narnia and become enraptured by its beauty. Born...

Balancing the scales of justice

Balancing the scales of justice

Alice Yu April 5, 2016

[heading]Second in a six-part series covering the criminal justice system[/heading][dropcap style="flat" size="3"]B[/dropcap]efore spending five and a half years as a public defender and graduating from...

Safe Driver Presentation to kick off Reality Week

Safe Driver Presentation to kick off Reality Week

Alice Yu March 18, 2016

Reality Week is set to start off with hats off — for safe driving, that is. On Monday, March 21, students have the opportunity to attend a Safe Driver Presentation and hear from three speakers, including...

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Words on words: Nanny knows best

Alice Yu March 17, 2016

With a dash of supercalifragilisticexpialidocious magic and a farewell complete with a flying umbrella, who could ever forget the classic Mary Poppins? The beloved Disney nanny Mary Poppins, portrayed...

Lunch with international literature

Lunch with international literature

Alice Yu March 15, 2016

[vc_custom_heading text="International poetry takes the stage on second day of Global Village" google_fonts="font_family:Cabin%3Aregular%2Citalic%2C500%2C500italic%2C600%2C600italic%2C700%2C700italic"] For...

Blood and guts fail to excite in Kate Plays Christine

Blood and guts fail to excite in ‘Kate Plays Christine’

Alice Yu March 6, 2016

"Kate Plays Christine" is as perplexing as Christine Chubbuck’s on-air suicide was bloody and gutsy. The camera lens may be focused on Kate Lyn Shiels, but the documentary as a whole demands a focus...

Senate Bill seeks to combat texting and driving

Senate Bill seeks to combat texting and driving

Alice Yu March 4, 2016

Many RBHS students have difficulty keeping their hands off their phones and on the wheel. If it passes, a new bill would improve this dilemma. For the average person, the time lapse between each blink...

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Words on words: Wrestling time the tyrant

Alice Yu March 3, 2016

Deacon Winton DeRosia serves as a deacon at Christ the King Parish, located in Concord, New Hampshire. DeRosia wrote the homily, “First Sunday in Advent” as a reminder of the illusion and threat hidden...

Words on words: Traveling with Thoreaus teachings

Words on words: Traveling with Thoreau’s teachings

Alice Yu February 18, 2016

Born in 1817, a time when the United States was testing out life as an independent country, Henry David Thoreau lived to become a teacher, a businessman at his father’s pencil factory, and most notably,...

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