The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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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

The RBHS Booster Club, which annually hosts the For the Love of the Game auction and dinner, raised enough money in the past 10 years to renovate and expand the weight room. Celebrating their decade mark, For the Love of the Game hopes to reach a milestone of one million dollars in revenue to help fund Columbia Public Schools’ purchase of new weights.

Students use weight training to reach fitness goals

Faaris Khan April 30, 2018

For senior Joe Pulickal, having a chiseled, muscular body was always a dream he wished would come true. This year, he decided to make it happen. As a senior, Pulickal had a lighter schedule compared to...

Photo by Kai Ford

House Bill proposes arming professors

Faaris Khan March 22, 2018

Bullet after bullet, death after death, every mass shooting in the United States sparks nationwide sorrow, shock and Twitter prayers. With each massacre comes the rekindling of the everlasting gun control...

Bruins grasp victory in final minute of quarterfinal game

Bruins grasp victory in final minute of quarterfinal game

Faaris Khan March 12, 2018

With another postseason performance for the books, the boys’ basketball team defeated Parkview High School (60-51) in a close game, securing their position in Missouri’s Final Four in the state tournament. The...

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Bruins win sectionals, advance to quarterfinals

Faaris Khan March 9, 2018

The boys’ basketball team continued their vastly successful season on Wednesday, March 7, emerging victorious in the postseason sectionals matchup against Willard High School. Coming off of a fiery victory...

Lady Bruins fall to Blue Springs in district championship

Lady Bruins fall to Blue Springs in district championship

Faaris Khan March 2, 2018

The girls’ basketball team entered Blue Springs High School Thursday, March 1, carrying with them high hopes to clinch yet another district championship. In the past years, the Lady Bruins have dominated...

Valentines Day creates teenage pressures

Valentine’s Day creates teenage pressures

Faaris Khan February 15, 2018

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]here is no holiday quite like Valentine's Day. With its earliest roots dating back to ancient Rome, the passing of Feb. 14 each year marks a day of romance, cards, chocolates and roses....

Celebrating Norman Lewis

Celebrating Norman Lewis

Faaris Khan February 10, 2018

Born in Harlem, New York City in 1909, Norman Lewis was a painter of Bermudian descent. At the time of his birth, Harlem was a racially unbalanced neighborhood with a majority population of Italian and...

A Christian’s perspective on public school education

A Christian’s perspective on public school education

Maddie Murphy February 10, 2018

[dropcap]T[/dropcap]he theory of creationism has been banned from public schools for far too long. Since the Scopes Trial, which ultimately led to its removal in 1925, evolution has been the primary curriculum...

Girls swimming starts in Independence meet

Girls’ swimming starts in Independence meet

Faaris Khan December 14, 2017

[dropcap style="simple" size="4"]A[/dropcap]fter placing second at the 2017 MSHSAA state meet last, the Lady Bruins’ swim team has begun this season with a desire for the title, hoping to follow in the...

Got issues? Just blame Obama

Got issues? Just blame Obama

Faaris Khan November 1, 2017

The fake news will do anything to make Barack Obama seem like an angelic creature. I mean, can you blame them? Deep down, those loony liberal lunatics know that their former president — their divine,...

Feature photo by Maya Bell

Failure incites self-reflection

Faaris Khan October 2, 2017

I was halfway through my driver examination when I made the most careless mistake of my life. Everything had been going absolutely perfect up until that point; my instructor had told me he didn’t have...

Americans debate preserving confederate monuments

Americans debate preserving confederate monuments

Faaris Khan September 28, 2017

When it comes to topics including the Confederacy and slavery, America is a volatile volcano, ready to erupt with explosions of shock and controversy. At the University of Missouri-Columbia (UMC) campus...

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