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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

Art by Snowy Li.

Art flourishes through innovative mediums

Isaac Yontz April 14, 2020

The Institute for the Future and Dell Technologies conducted a study that concluded 85% of the jobs that will exist in 2030 haven’t been created yet. The fast-paced, evolving technology of the modern...

Getting connected: Students enrolled in the Professions in Healthcare course at the Columbia Area Career Center attend clinicals at Lenoir Woods, a local senior center. Those enrolled in the class learn the skills needed to take care of a variety of possible cases they may be presented in the profession.

RBHS Skills USA individuals to place at state

Ji-Sung Lee April 13, 2017

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s a part of the Columbia Area Career Center (CACC), SkillsUSA is a national organization that both the CACC and other technical schools compete in. SkillsUSA is a partnership of students,...

Culinary classes create professional bakers in high school

Culinary classes create professional bakers in high school

Emily Oba April 1, 2017

While the sky is dark and birds are still asleep, senior Alli Bond walks into the Columbia Area Career Center (CACC) kitchens to start her day. Bond is not alone at the CACC; there are many other dedicated...

The Floral design classes in the Career Center  prepare for their flower sale. Photo by Duha Shebib.

CACC flower sale to benefit self-funded program

Ji-Sung Lee February 12, 2017

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s the Black Friday for the floral industry approaches, Valentine's Day is typically filled with roses and other flowers arrangements. Classes in the Columbia Area Career Center (CACC)...

CACC horticulture classes hold annual Holiday Sale

CACC horticulture classes hold annual Holiday Sale

Cassidy Viox December 2, 2016

[dropcap size="2"]I[/dropcap]n the midst of the Christmas season, the Columbia Area Career Center (CACC) will host their Holiday Sale Dec. 12-13. CACC classes of Advanced Horticulture, Greenhouse Production...

Freshman Sophie Froese lays her head down on the desk during school. Photo by Eléa-Marie Gilles

Students should utilize RBHS resources to aid in finding careers

Emily Oba October 19, 2016

High schoolers seem to have a difficult time figuring out what interests them for a career. Many students go to college with an undecided major, but with all the opportunities given at RBHS they should...

Activity Antics

Activity Antics

Devesh Kumar December 17, 2015

A few weeks back, the current HOSA officers went to a leadership conference and learned about ways to contribute back to our society and how to expand HOSA in our community and bring people into this wonderful...

CACC HOSA students qualify for nationals

CACC HOSA students qualify for nationals

Jenna Liu April 5, 2014

At 4:45 p.m. March 25th, students from the Columbia Area Career Center filed aboard a yellow school bus destined for the Health Occupations Students of America (HOSA) State Conference at East Central College...

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...

Plants that students had been working on everyday since the beginning of the year were smashed and thrown to the ground. Pots and soil littered the floor.

Vandalism at CACC spurs police report

Trisha Chaudhary December 17, 2013

Smashed and broken pots and overturned plants greeted Columbia Area Career Center Greenhouse Production teacher Sherie Rodekohr Monday when she arrived at the greenhouse. Assistant director, Randy Gooch...

Study Time: Senior Jake Gallagher studies in the media center on Tuesday, Dec. 10. Finals week begins next Monday, Dec. 16.

‘Like day’ scheduling next week will interfere with Career Center finals

Brittany Cornelison December 12, 2013

[heading]Students may miss up to 50 minutes of RBHS class for the CACC and vice versa[/heading] With finals week beginning in four days, students are preparing themselves for the many various tests yet...

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