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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 121

Day 121

Bailey Stover July 16, 2020

Productivity is back in fashion. Today is July 16. One of the strange upsides to having my wisdom teeth removed is I can now easily wake up in the morning. Whenever my alarm goes off, I seem to be ready...

Day 80

Day 80

Bailey Stover June 5, 2020

Why does walking hurt? Today is June 5. My dream last night took place inside of the St. Thomas More Newman Center. I’m not sure why, but I can distinctly remember the pews and aisles. Anyway, the dream...

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...

Day 18

Day 18

Snowy Li April 4, 2020

Today is April 4, and I woke up slowly to the sound of my parents filling my cat Daisy’s food bowl. I knew later in the day they might remind me again that taking care of her is my job, but I just felt...

Art by Sophie Froese

Family meals make memories, shape habits

Audrey Novinger March 14, 2020

If one peeked into my pale-yellow kitchen on any given day of the week between 6 and 7 p.m., he or she would glimpse my family of four seated in tall, wooden, swivel-backed chairs around a circular table,...

Still warm jars of homemade rock candy. Photo by Audrey Novinger

Candy land legacy in my grandparents’ kitchen

Audrey Novinger December 20, 2019

I watched as gooey spirals of corn syrup trickled down upon a glittering mountain of sugar and water. Grandma’s metal spoon clinked against the glass measuring cup as she corralled the final globs of...

First Time I tried a new food

First Time I tried a new food

Maddie Marrero December 13, 2019

Have you ever tried a new food that you couldn't live without? Let us know in the comments below.

Gluttony consumes all

Gluttony consumes all

Snowy Li October 25, 2019

My insatiable need for food consumes me every day. I hunger to indulge in a feast as the thought of being full gnaws and churns inside me until I temporarily satisfy my unrelenting appetite. Like a moth...

The Bacon on a Stick food truck from Broadway Brewery saw eager festival-goers. Try it, its really good, a customer said. Photo by Anna Xu.

Booths galore

Anna Xu September 28, 2019

Leaving one’s wallet behind would be the greatest shame at Roots N Blues. Various vendors, booths and tents line the grassy plains of Steven’s Lake as the smell of bacon, fries and kettle corn waft...

DUMPED: A custodian of 36 years, Greg Reinkemeyer works to support his children in college. He collects bins twice per day, one after each lunch period. The amount of food waste students produce is appalling, he said. He feels they should be more grateful to their parents who pay for the meal. Photo by Allie Pigg

RBHS looks for solutions to food waste

Anna Xu October 31, 2018

The International Panel on Climate Change (I.P.C.C.) published a special report updating the physical realities of global rising temperatures Oct. 10, which is at an increase of one degree Celsius since...

Media specialist discusses eating and drinking policies of media center

Media specialist discusses eating and drinking policies of media center

Katie Whaley September 27, 2018

RBHS’media center stands in the heart of the school. Inside lays the gray blue carpet and sits wooden tables, towering bookshelves and large desks. Since its relocation into the center of the school...

Feature photo by Allie Pigg

Roundup herbicide found in oat products

Ji-Sung Lee September 17, 2018

lyphosate, a chemical compound that targets weeds, has low toxicity level for humans, according to the Environmental Protection Agency.  But when granola bars, cereals and other oat products began to...

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