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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

Day 91

Day 91

Bailey Stover June 16, 2020

Time flies when there’s a deadline. Today is June 16. It seems like 9 p.m. unexpectedly turned into 1 a.m., but I really did mean to get to sleep early. My plan went astray, however, when I started...

Day 79

Day 79

Bailey Stover June 4, 2020

Happy Fourth of June, or is that the wrong month? Today is June 4. Miracle of miracles, I didn’t sleep in until 10 a.m. today. I was happy to break my oversleeping streak, but I still want to work on...

Photo by Cam Devore.

Girls’ basketball advances to state quarterfinals, wins against Lebanon High School

Maddie Murphy March 6, 2019

Sedalia seems to be a good court for both the girls’ and boys’ basketball teams. The Lady Bruins defeated Lebanon High School (LHS) (54-46) Wednesday, March 6 in Sedalia, Mo. This win brings the Bruins...

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An open letter to high school as a second semester senior

Maddie Murphy February 27, 2019

Dear High School- Wow. I can’t believe you’re almost over. You’ve been an absolute roller coaster full of countless highs and lows. These truly have been some of my favorite days, but that’s not...

Students admire door decks created by Freshmen Advisory classes. Photo by Anna Xu.

Door decks display freshmen’s movie spirit

Anna Xu October 11, 2018

Freshmen advisory classes create door decks, elaborate eye-catching decorations that include creativity, originality and humor. Art teacher Carrie Stephenson introduced the RBHS tradition to advisory teachers,...

The Emerald Regiment marching band performs When the Clock Strikes Twelve during halftime Sep 14. The repertoire includes Camille Saint-Saëns classically haunting Danse Macabre. Photo by Maya Bell.

Emerald Regiment places high at first competition of the season

Katie Whaley September 16, 2018

RBHS marching band, Emerald Regiment, began boarding buses at 1:15 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 15 for its first competition of the season at the Tiger Ambush Classic in Edwardsville, IL. The band practiced from...

Speech, debate team turns stress to success

Speech, debate team turns stress to success

Emily Oba February 15, 2018

[dropcap style="flat" size="4"]F[/dropcap]or senior co-captain Sonya Hu, debate tournaments mean sleepless nights with only three to four hours of sleep. Describing debate as not crazy but strenuous, Hu...

Feature photo by Maya Bell

Local teens to participate in poetry slam competition

Ji-Sung Lee February 4, 2018

[dropcap]I[/dropcap]nspired by the documentary, “Louder Than a Bomb,” as well as by the poets, coaches and organizers of the event, Columbia’s first Louder than a Bomb Poetry Slam will take place...

 Photo by Abby Blitz

Mathleague places first, sets sights on future competitions

Katie Whaley December 15, 2017

Off the bleachers and away from the gymnasiums and football field, students are competing — and winning — in various competitions. One team specifically is the Mathleague, which most recently placed...

Band to compete in last competition of season

Band to compete in last competition of season

Bailey Stover October 13, 2017

In the final movement of the Emerald Regiment’s 2017 field show, “Why So Blue?,” students remove their hats, take a breath and sing. Many members sing with all of the emotions they are carrying inside...

Photo by Yousuf El-Jayyousi

Competition among friends initiates tension, increases motivation

Nikol Slatinska April 7, 2017

As seen in popular teen movies such as Heathers, Mean Girls and the Bring It On series, rivalries can quickly poison friendships. Competition between two or more people is only natural, not only in films,...

Track and field athletes prepare for upcoming meets as the season progresses.

Track and field succeeds with high marks

Ji-Sung Lee April 6, 2017

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]s senior Jordan Banker laces up her spikes in preparation to run, vault, jump or even throw, she does so knowing each meet gets her closer to the end of her high school track career....

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