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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Breaking a bad habit: cell phone use hinders quality of life

Breaking a bad habit: cell phone use hinders quality of life

Emily Oba April 30, 2019

once scoffed at the idea of phone addiction. Hard drugs like heroin and cocaine easily drag people into its clutches, but when adults would talk about how teenagers invest too much of their day in their...

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Vision Zero acts to prevent distracted driving

Emily Oba April 30, 2019

Currently, the Vision Zero Action Plan is still underway. Its purpose is to provide initiatives for Vision Zero by focusing on three areas that can help improve road safety: engineering, education and...

Seniors last day of school tradition continues

Seniors’ last day of school tradition continues

Emily Oba April 30, 2019

he last day of school for RBHS’ senior students is Wednesday, May 15. This date is a day off from being two weeks before the rest of the school’s students get out Tuesday, May 28. “[The early...

Seniors last day of school tradition continues

Senior’s last day of school tradition continues

Emily Oba April 30, 2019

he last day of school for RBHS’ senior students is Wednesday, May 15. This date is a day off from being two weeks before the rest of the school’s students get out Tuesday, May 28. “[The early out...

Baseball prepares for Blue Springs

Baseball prepares for Blue Springs

Emily Oba April 26, 2019

ith a [20-5] season, the baseball team will strive to strengthen its record and gain momentum for districts Saturday, April 27. The Bruins will play the Blue Springs High School Wildcats. Assistant Coach...

BREAK AWAY: Senior defender Lily Abraham takes off during the jamboree game against Hickman High School (HHS) Friday, March 8. The Bruins ended the scrimmage with a (1-1) draw. The jamboree was the first time the team played under new head coach Scott Wittenborn. Photo by Camryn Devore

Girls’ soccer secures win against Spartans

Emily Oba April 15, 2019

he girls’ soccer team played against the Spartans, Saturday April 13, on the Battle High School field. The Bruins were able to defeat their opponent (6-3), which improved their season to [6-4]. “I...

Young woman running during sunny morning on stadium track

Girls’, boys’ track start spring with aspirations

Emily Oba April 2, 2019

In its first meet of the season, the track and field team will compete in the Fort Zumwalt West Invitational this Saturday. A pre-season event occurred March 16 as the Bruins participated in the COMO Kickoff. “We...

BREAK AWAY: Senior defender Lily Abraham takes off during the jamboree game against Hickman High School (HHS) Friday, March 8. The Bruins ended the scrimmage with a (1-1) draw. The jamboree was the first time the team played under new head coach Scott Wittenborn. Photo by Camryn Devore

Girls’ soccer face spring with new coach, optimistic mindset

Emily Oba April 2, 2019

With two games already under the belt of the girls’ soccer team’s season, the Bruins will play against Nixa High School on home turf, tomorrow. With the season just beginning, the team has been working...

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Global female heads of state work to break glass ceiling

Emily Oba March 29, 2019

While women are slowly climbing their way into leadership and previously thought to be ‘male’ positions, the list of female heads of state and government is slim. With 45 presidents having led the...

Fire department helps students out of stuck elevator

Fire department helps students out of stuck elevator

Emily Oba March 12, 2019

n Tuesday, March 12 around 10:10 a.m. the fire department arrived responding to a call about two RBHS students stuck in the elevator by the math classrooms. “The elevator malfunctioned, it just stopped...

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‘Island of the Hungry Ghosts’ shows suffering in idyllic landscape

Emily Oba March 4, 2019

Christmas Island is the small land mass with a spirited name and has a reputation for hosting the great red crab migration; on the surface, this Australian territory seems like another tourist destination,...

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‘Treasure Island’ brings childhood nostalgia

Emily Oba March 1, 2019

Director Guillaume Brac emits sunshine and French joy in his film ‘Treasure Island.’ The opening credits set against a bright aqua with Easter yellow letters shows the audience a preview into the lighthearted...

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