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

Photo courtesy of Sophia Eaton.

Touria El Jaoual

Sophia Eaton April 15, 2021

Touria El Jaoual, my mom, grew up in Rabat, one of Morocco's four imperial cities. As a descendent of Moulay Idrissi, a late king of Morocco, she spent the early years of her life living in the palace...

Splendors abound at annual March March

Splendors abound at annual March March

Sophia Eaton March 9, 2020

True False’s (T/F) annual March March parade took place on Friday, March 6. In relation to this year's motto “Anyone can join,” the parade was open to all festival attendees as well as members of...

Ann Smart
St. Louis
My friends Glenn and Tracy have been volunteering here for years, theyve always wanted me to come. Smart said. Im looking forward to all the parties, art, and films, Im sure theyll be lovely.

Humans of T/F: Ann Smart

Sophia Eaton March 6, 2020

During True/False's Jubilee masquerade ball, attendees dressed in black tie wearing masks with colorful feathers and bright jewels. The jubilee ball is a reception hosted right before the opening film...

Deadline for Cinderellas Closet application Mar. 1

Deadline for Cinderella’s Closet application Mar. 1

Sophia Eaton February 27, 2020

Cinderella's Closet is a non-profit organization dedicated to providing prom dresses for students who otherwise could not afford them. Interested junior and senior girls must talk to their counselor by...

Tyra Wilson, junior

Tyra Wilson, junior

Sophia Eaton February 24, 2020

Since 1976, a half a century after the Thirteenth Amendment abolished slavery in the United States, every American president has designated the month of February as Black History Month, a celebration...

Precious possessions offer insight into personality

Precious possessions offer insight into personality

Sophia Eaton February 11, 2020

"Bearing News" withheld this junior's name because the student asked for anonymity. Mostly, she remembers the sting in her nose from the incense her mom would light every time they had puja, a Hindu prayer...

Left to right Sophomores KayLynn Hood, Ella Mcginty, Brynn Hollisterm ,and freshman vivian spear pose at the end of the Escape number. Rock Bridge held a charity benefit Thursday, Feb 6.

Rock Bridge hosts show choir charity benefit

Sophia Eaton February 9, 2020

[penci_image_gallery images="326320,326318,326322,326314,326313,326312" auto_time="4000" speed="800" block_title_align="style-title-left"] Photos by Sophie Eaton. Video by Maddie Marreo. RBHS show choirs...

Bruinthon raises money for Womens and Childrens through cookie decorating event

Bruinthon raises money for Women’s and Children’s through cookie decorating event

Sophia Eaton December 31, 2019

In light of the winter and holiday season, RBHS’ Bruinthon held a holiday cookie decorating event Friday, Dec 13. to raise money for the MU Columbia Women's and Children's Hospital. Organizers said...

Wedding Rings. Photo by Sophie Eaton.

Parental relationship shapes vibrant daughter

Sophia Eaton November 22, 2019

My parents met at a party my mom threw in graduate school. Her friends were going out later that night to dance and planned to meet up at her place beforehand to snack on cheese and olives while waiting...

Isolation invites introspection

Isolation invites introspection

Sophia Eaton October 9, 2019

Sitting at an altitude of 7,120 feet is mind bending. The weather is cool and crisp, and any whisper of wind bites through my gloves like they’re made of parchment paper. I’m short of breath even...

Friendship, flexibility fuel fever dream photography

Friendship, flexibility fuel fever dream photography

Sophia Eaton September 14, 2019

Perseids Meteor shower was supposed to be the king of this summer's atmospheric phenomena, lasting from the middle of July well into August. Tuesday, Aug. 13, the peak of the natural event, my friends...

Reflection: Sophia Eaton

Reflection: Sophia Eaton

Sophia Eaton March 29, 2019

Reflection is something that comes back to you. Whether it be a memory, or a mirrored image in a lake, it means to look at something out of its original form. My photo is quite literal. It contains...

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