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Say no to fines, yes to education

Ben Kimchi May 7, 2019

Distracted driving is indisputably dangerous. Sending or reading a text for five seconds at 55 mph is the equivalent of driving the length of a football field blindfolded, according to the U.S. Department...

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RBHS students embellish halls for annual art show

Moy Zhong April 30, 2019

RBHS students and faculty embellished the halls with artwork for the school's annual art show "Depth" on April 14. Guided by staff including Abigail Gorsage and Carrie Stephenson, art students showcased...

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Students embellish halls for annual art show

Moy Zhong April 30, 2019

RBHS students and faculty embellished the halls with artwork for the school's annual art show "Depth" on April 14. Guided by staff including Abigail Gorsage and Carrie Stephenson, art students showcased...

Art by Valeria Velasquez

Safe driving calls for mirror on service road

Ann Fitzmaurice April 26, 2019

Pulling out of RBHS’ south parking lot and onto the service road, a driver has three options: left, right and an accident. The third choice becomes available with either direction the driver decides...

Personal finance needs a follow up course

Personal finance needs a follow up course

Ethan Hayes March 3, 2019

Monetary responsibility is more than putting five out of your $20 monthly allowance, at least that’s what I learned in summer school when I took Personal Finance. It’s one of the few things I remember...

Art by Isabel Thoroughman

Red, white, flu: dangerous vaccines are ruining America

Katie Whaley February 26, 2019

America, please stop hurting children. As a nation that proudly stands for freedom — that fights for it — you sure do brutalize kids and jeopardize the future of life itself so much. Children receive...

Art by Isabel Thoroughman

Send out schedule information earlier

Maddie Murphy February 25, 2019

With schedule deadlines still in the rear-view mirror and the online change request deadline quickly approaching, students are becoming more and more frustrated with the state of our guidance department....

Art by Moy Zhong

‘Weather’ or not you agree, climate change is a hoax

Katie Whaley December 20, 2018

All scientists are shams. Between their lengthy words and outlandish hypotheses, they have crafted deceitful fantasies to oppress and blind us from the truth. They contend the earth is round when it is...

Art by Valeria Velasquez

Food surplus leads to excess waste

George Frey December 18, 2018

With the world’s population being 7.5 billion and rising, human beings will endlessly continue to pollute. There currently isn’t a total and complete way to stop pollution; we rely on driving cars,...

Art by Valeria Velasquez

Absent voters neglect duties

Ann Fitzmaurice November 12, 2018

At 6 a.m. the polls open on voting day. More than 100 precincts scatter across Columbia. In August, 99,934 people registered to vote, yet only 37,305 casted their ballot. With polling places open for 13...

Now you’re talking: Classroom staple strikes issue with students

Now you’re talking: Classroom staple strikes issue with students

Multiple Authors October 29, 2018

[vc_custom_heading text="Public speaking aides youth" use_theme_fonts="yes"]In the United States, anxiety disorders affect 25.1 percent of adolescents between 13 and 18-years-old, according to Anxiety...

Art by Valeria Velasquez

AP World needs modification, not division

The Rock and Bearing News Staff October 18, 2018

With the College Board’s coming upheaval of the Advanced Placement (AP) World History, this year’s freshmen and every class after may miss out on decades of history education. This past summer, the...

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