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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

Baby fox. Photo by Sarah Mosteller.

Human activities prove detrimental to environment, increase risk of infectious diseases

Audrey Novinger April 14, 2020

Opinion Amidst the global COVID-19 pandemic that has claimed thousands of lives and spurred restrictions that affect more than one third of the world’s population, environmental sustainability may...

Political action, youth involvement necessary to protect environment

Political action, youth involvement necessary to protect environment

Bailey Stover April 10, 2020

[penci_text_block block_title_align="style-title-left"]In 1892, Scottish-American preservationist John Muir founded the Sierra Club. The environmental protection organization now has roughly 750,000 members...

Commonplace items hold potential to be repurposed.

That’s trash: hidden potential in everyday garbage

Audrey Novinger November 25, 2019

Opinion Newspapers, cereal boxes and empty peanut butter jars may be commonplace to the ordinary eye, but they are treasures to my artistic eye. From discarded containers to wrinkled magazines, the...

Plan leading strategy of successful business competition concept. Hand of player chess board game putting white pawn, copy space

Fast food, environment meet strategic analysis

James Glaser November 4, 2019

Afast food restaurant is designed to be an extremely efficient place to buy a meal. We arrive in our cars, order, move forward, pay, move forward, get food and leave. Of course, the bulk of the journey...

Climate Change by Moy Zhong

Climate in crisis; students speak out

Katie Whaley April 26, 2019

Space: the final frontier. Humans seek out new wonders and oddities deep into the vastness of the galaxy. They boldly send ships to places no one on Earth has ever seen to discover, to understand and to...

Art by Valeria Velasquez

Fear fuels decision-making, everyday behavior, attitude

Ji-Sung Lee December 20, 2018

Fear, a powerful and primitive human emotion, essentially shapes all that humans do. Whether to skydive off an airplane or pick up a tarantula with bare hands, fear motivates action, giving a new sense...

Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue performs at the Roots n Blues n BBQ music festival on Sunday Sept. 30. Photo by Maya Bell.

Live music provides unparalleled experience

Ji-Sung Lee October 30, 2018

When entering the Enterprise Center in St. Louis, senior Bailey Long first noticed the Twenty-One Pilots logo written on a ginormous chalkboard.  The city was dark and congested with traffic, and on that...

Photo by Kai Ford

Students strive for sustainability through environment’s protection

Ji-Sung Lee January 29, 2018

[dropcap]L[/dropcap]ike any typical senior, Quinn Cunningham is applying to colleges and thinking about post graduate plans; however, he doesn't stop there.  A leader of the Rock Bridge Reaches Out (RBRO)...

on should Trump prioritize jobs or the environment?

on should Trump prioritize jobs or the environment?

Grace Dorsey April 7, 2017

On March 28, President Donald Trump signed an executive order that repealed Obama’s efforts to address climate change most notably to curb power plants’ pollution. Obama’s Clean Energy Plan would...

Photo by Cassidy Viox

Environmental Coalition hosts Nature Day in Rock Bridge State Park

Cassidy Viox February 24, 2017

Environmental Coalition will host a Nature Day at Rock Bridge State Park (RBSP) on Saturday, Feb. 25 from 10 a.m. to noon. The group of happy hikers will meet at the Devil’s Icebox entrance of RBSP for...

Living in the troublesome past

Living in the troublesome past

Grace Vance May 8, 2016

[heading]Age-old social, environmental issues lack improvement[/heading] It’s a typical day at the University of Missouri-Columbia Child Development Laboratory. Teachers watch over the kids as they play...

Oh, say, can you see

Oh, say, can you see

Joy Park May 5, 2016

Photo by Jae Rhee; photo illustration by Devesh Kumar [heading class="Closing off classrooms hurts education"]The Bruins will play not only for the win, but to honor fallen teammate[/heading] Biology 101:...

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