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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 19

Day 19

Snowy Li April 5, 2020

I woke up naturally today as my parents had already fed Daisy. It’s April 5, and since I finished most of my homework yesterday, I hoped to relax. As I drudged into the living room, I suddenly remembered...

Go big or go home

Go big or go home

Atiyah Lane February 1, 2019

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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...

Vortex at Kings Island in Mason, Ohio

Artificial fears override the reality of safety

Jared Geyer September 13, 2018

In 2016, 1,197 amusement ride-related injuries occured in North America. Out of context, this statistic is perceived negatively. The same year that amusement parks produced 1,197 accidents, more than...

Not all monsters lurk in the shadows

Not all monsters lurk in the shadows

Carmen Ramirez May 7, 2018

It happened in a dark hallway. The old, cheap lights would sometimes flicker, and the heating was always off. The whoosh of air conditioning and LED lights overwhelmed my senses, along with the loud pounding...

Fears develop with age, interactions

Fears develop with age, interactions

Emily Oba April 11, 2018

[dropcap]F[/dropcap]luffy, white puffs of clouds twist into different shapes as a kid looks up at the sky; for many children they use the clouds to hone their imagination, but for senior Kaelyn Kovarik...

Fear factor: students with phobias seek help

Fear factor: students with phobias seek help

Ryan Choe November 11, 2017

[dropcap]H[/dropcap]uman behavior is not always logical, as the mind can become afraid of ordinary objects, people or animals. This unnatural human behavior can happen to all people from children to adults....

photo by Manal Salim

Sharia law poses no intimidation to American government

Jay Whang April 25, 2014

The Islamophobia in America is quite unique. Even more than a decade after September 11th attack, people continue to label Arab-Americans and Muslims as terrorists who want to take away “American freedom”....

Something wicked this way comes

Something wicked this way comes

Urmilla Kuttikad November 5, 2013

Superstition surround Halloween, but for some fear is a factor in their daily life.   When senior Audrey Clark was six years old, her dad and brother were gone on a camping trip, and her mother left...

Haunted house scares the life into community

Haunted house scares the life into community

George Sarafianos October 20, 2013

On a breezy October night, chatter fills the air as people of all ages stand in line outside of Fearfest Haunted House. For some it is their first time at Fearfest. For others, the haunted house has become...

A look at the hail that fell Wednesday, April 17, in Columbia. photo by Trisha Chaudhary

Different forms of fear alter perspectives

Sam Mitchell April 26, 2013

Recent experiences have brought the concept of terror back into the forefront of the news and students' minds. A recent severe weather storm, the Boston Marathon bombing and other incidences introduced...

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‘Evil Dead’ remake serves shocking visual effects, little plot depth

Sam Mitchell April 8, 2013

  Evil Dead had high expectations to live up to as a pseudo-remake of the ultra-popular and critically acclaimed 1981 horror/comedy movie of the same name. The new Evil Dead, now purely focused on...

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