The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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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

Staying ahead of her opponent, senior Laurie Frew moves down the field. Bruins lost to Cor Jesu 1-3 during the Varsity girls soccer game, May 9.  Photo by Amy Blevins

Girls soccer utilizes unique technique to snag another win

Manal Salim May 15, 2014

The girls junior varsity soccer team celebrated another win Wednesday, May 14, in their match against Moberly, clearing the board with a final score of 3-0. The game was a critical one, as the JV girls...

Showcasing talent: RBHS students’ art hangs in a display case near the main office. Some of their art will be shown on Sunday. Photo by Sophie Whyte

Art show ‘Depth’ to showcase AP art students’ masterpieces

Manal Salim April 24, 2014

[vimeo url="https://vimeo.com/92767977" width="200" height="300"] Video by Renata Williams With the help of their own creativity, students will transform the traditional hallways of RBHS into an underwater...

Varsity girls face challenges at Kickapoo Tournament

Varsity girls face challenges at Kickapoo Tournament

Manal Salim April 21, 2014

Competing in the Kickapoo Tournament proved to be a challenge for the RBHS Varsity girls’ soccer team, as the Bruins lost two matches in a row on April 18 and 19. However, the girls pulled out on top,...

photo by Manal Salim

Community volunteering creates sense of responsibility

Manal Salim April 10, 2014

  "One person dies of hunger nearly every three seconds.” These words she uttered resonate in my mind to this day. I remember my hand froze before I could finish pouring the last few grains of...

Photo by Morgan Berk.

Rookie life-savers: Volunteering leads to uncovering of new passions

Manal Salim March 28, 2014

It was a devastating car accident, the mess of the collision and the public safety officers respondence that triggered senior Riley Johnson’s realization of his dream and pursuit towards his future career. Because...

CACC named to Hospitality Top 100 list

CACC named to Hospitality Top 100 list

Manal Salim March 21, 2014

Students enrolled in the Professions in Healthcare course at the Columbia Area Career Center attend clinicals at Lenoir Woods, a local senior center. Photo by Maribeth Eiken.For the fourth year running,...

photo by Manal Salim

DIY gold-striped mug

Manal Salim February 26, 2014

I’ll admit, I may possibly have a slight addiction for collecting mugs. Something about the unique, attractive designs lures me into purchasing as many as possible every time go shopping. Though I have...

Endless Love just typical, sappy romance story

‘Endless Love’ just typical, sappy romance story

Manal Salim February 25, 2014

Aside from being a remake of Brooke Shield’s 1981 film of the same name, “Endless Love” is a modernized and interpreted version adapted for the generation of young people today. The film is truly...

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Where to eat in The District

Manal Salim February 25, 2014

It's never too early to start planning your next meal, especially if you have a day (or weekend) full of movie and people watching. So, if you are looking for somewhere to eat after a couple hours worth...

art by Alex Carranza

Online P.E. class may lack rigor of regular class

Manal Salim February 25, 2014

Her arms quiver gently, muscles burn intensely and the aching pangs grow stronger with each moment the barbell looms over her head. With the determination to exert herself to her utmost physical ability,...

Snow days present possibility of school year end date change

Snow days present possibility of school year end date change

Manal Salim February 13, 2014

When the snowstorm swept across Mid-Missouri last week, leaving seven inches of snow and ice, the red banner scrolled across the Columbia Public Schools website, day after day, announcing cancellations....

photo by Manal Salim

Virtual learning supplements snow days with continuous education

Manal Salim February 9, 2014

Once the red font appears across the banner on the Columbia Public Schools website, students instantly anticipate a day of relaxation, sledding and perhaps some hot chocolate. With the announcement of...

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