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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

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Internet error message prevents students from using Google search engine

Audrey Novinger December 23, 2019

Students at all four Columbia Public Schools (CPS) high schools received intermittent error messages when using their school-issued laptops through the filtering system iboss to access Google Chrome off...

Still warm jars of homemade rock candy. Photo by Audrey Novinger

Candy land legacy in my grandparents’ kitchen

Audrey Novinger December 20, 2019

I watched as gooey spirals of corn syrup trickled down upon a glittering mountain of sugar and water. Grandma’s metal spoon clinked against the glass measuring cup as she corralled the final globs of...

MUSICAL SET PREP: Senior Cato Walls uses a power drill to build a set piece during his 3A theater tech class. Students in that class are constructed set pieces for the upcoming annual musical. Photo by Sarah Mosteller

Fall musical shows today, Nov 7-10

Sarah Ding November 7, 2019

The theater department will present the annual fall musical “The Drowsy Chaperone” 7-10 p.m. Nov. 7 and 3-6 p.m. Nov. 10 in the Performing Arts Center. Tickets cost $6 for students, and $10 dollars...

Senior Peyton Carr intercepts the ball thrown by the opposing team and tears down the field early in the first quarter. RBHS scores its first touchdown of the season this Friday, Aug 30.

Bruins fall to Rockhurst in opener after offensive struggle

Elliot Bachrach August 31, 2019

The artificial grass on the gridiron was saturated from a day’s worth of rain, making it hard for players to gain traction on the waterlogged turf. The temperature, when compounded with the wind, demanded...

Seven different groups perform in CPSs third annual Como Cow

Seven different groups perform in CPS’s third annual Como Cow

Isaac Parrish April 5, 2019

RBHS hosted CPS's third annual Como Cow lip sync competition April 3, sponsored by Children's Grove. The videos below are recordings of each group in order of occurrence. [vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MmpORRre5HQ"]The...

Teachers from Battle perform on April 3 in the RBHS PAC to an audience of students from BHS, HHS, and RBHS.
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RBHS dance group ‘Gen Z’ wins 2019 Como Cow

George Frey April 4, 2019

The annual Como Cow Lip Syncing competition took place April 3 in RBHS’ Performing Arts Center (PAC) where RBHS, HHS and BHS fought for the title of best lip syncers. The profit made went to charity....

Students prepare for Capers auditions

Students prepare for Capers auditions

Kai Ford March 18, 2019

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‘American Factory’ provokingly portrays clash between cultures

Jared Geyer March 2, 2019

The film ‘American Factory’ portrays the clash of culture between the manufacturing style of China and the working class of America. The CEO of Fuyao, a Chinese glass manufacturing company, takes...

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‘The Grand Bizarre’ proves to be less grand, more bizarre

Isaac Parrish March 1, 2019

Jodie Mack's The Grand Bizarre is not a documentary; it's an art project. There is no clear purpose to the film, nor is it informative in any way. The meaning behind Mack's visuals is highly interpretable,...

2019 Oscar Animated Shorts Reviews

2019 Oscar Animated Shorts Reviews

Multiple Authors February 25, 2019

ith the exception of Animal Behaviour, this year’s Oscar animated shorts all hold a remarkably similar theme, each one highlighting a different aspect of the relationship between children and the parents...

Global Village premieres Tuesday, Feb. 19

Global Village premieres Tuesday, Feb. 19

Isaac Parrish February 19, 2019

[vc_video link="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ecqXr7pBi-M"]The annual Global Village week will begin Tuesday and last through to Friday, Feb. 22. Unique footage by Bailey Stover. Editing by Isaac Parrish. Music...

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