The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Avengers: Endgame official logo from the First Trailer

A step-by-step guide to watching Avengers: Endgame

Saly Seye April 30, 2019

Long-awaited Avengers: Endgame finally hit theaters April 26.As a relatively new Marvel diehard, Endgame was the first movie I waited a full year in anticipation for rather than streaming immediately...

Unrecognizable happy woman on her graduation day at university holding diploma and raising hands, back view, copy space. Education, qualification and gown concept.

NHS inducts rising seniors

Saly Seye April 24, 2019

At 7 p.m. Wednesday evening, National Honors Society (NHS) inducted its 2019-20 class of rising seniors. NHS currently has about 130 seniors, all of whom met the Grade Point Average (GPA) requirement of...

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Let’s destroy Kardashian culture

Saly Seye April 15, 2019

A little over three months ago, I decided to take the Twitter app off my phone. Every time I clicked the small, blue icon on my home screen I encountered overwhelming negativity. I am thoroughly convinced...

Dont expect me to smile

Don’t expect me to smile

Saly Seye March 31, 2019

Opinion he number of words I’ve heard my peers use to describe me is astronomical. I couldn’t tell you what kind of person others think I am, but I do know that few people would describe me as meek...

Graduates at university graduation  ceremony wearing mortarboard and gown

on the university bribing scandal involving high-profile stars

Saly Seye March 12, 2019

Over 40 people, including Shameless actor William H. Macy and Desperate Wives star Felicity Huffman, were implicated in an illegal college admissions scam this weekend. With some families paying totals...

Beautiful young woman with calm expression adjusting her hair while sitting in bed with Christmas theme decorations and tree behind her

Finding contentment, not love

Saly Seye March 12, 2019

I dislike myself. A lot of people probably share the same sentiments. Too many of us, particularly women, are insanely mean to ourselves. We scorn ourselves down to the core, criticizing every piece of...

The case for self-censorship

The case for self-censorship

Saly Seye February 10, 2019

Lacking a vocal filter is the new rage; people see it as a sign of authenticity and associate speaking absolutely everything on one’s mind with anything from honesty to integrity to, as we saw in the...

Dr. Rukstad to depart RBHS, announces assistant superintendent position

Dr. Rukstad to depart RBHS, announces assistant superintendent position

Saly Seye January 31, 2019

July 1, RBHS principal Dr. Jennifer Rukstad plans to begin her position as assistant superintendent for Columbia Public Schools (CPS). Dr. Rukstad announced her departure from RBHS to faculty in a short,...

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All black stories matter, not just ones in struggle

Saly Seye January 9, 2019

Growing up, I never consciously thought about the media I consumed. The last things on my mind were how one of my favorite characters looked like me, or how my boxed set of international dolls seemed to...

Photo illustration by George Frey

Building a bridge between myself and my thoughts

Saly Seye December 6, 2018

The many-worlds theory asserts that there are infinite timelines in a massive multiverse, with a new timeline in an entirely different universe created with every single way our lives could’ve gone,...

Members of the 2018-2019 student council prepare for the second annual Car Smash fundraiser. This year, the car was donated by English teacher Nicole Clemens. Photo by Maya Bell.

StuCo car smash raises money for leukemia research

Saly Seye October 11, 2018

The sharp, familiar scent of smoke wafted through the air last night behind the Career Center. High schoolers buzzed with amusement watching their peers, clad in a football helmet and safety goggles, take...

Photo Illustration by George Frey.

Four ways to tackle systemic abuse in the Catholic Church

Saly Seye September 28, 2018

Just last month, a two-year investigation into sexual molestation in the Catholic Church yielded harrowing revelations. In the almost 900-page report released by a grand jury, details of rape, abuse and...

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