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The suspects walk the threshold of the Venice mansion. Image courtesy of IMDb.

“A Haunting in Venice:” A spooky new twist on old tropes

Ella Wampler, Staff Writer September 20, 2023

“A Haunting in Venice,” (2023) the movie adaptation of the book “Hallowe’en Party” by Agatha Christie, showcases a movie unafraid to walk the line between horror and mystery, utilizing common...

On favorite past Halloween costumes

On favorite past Halloween costumes

Bailey Blackburn, Photographer October 28, 2022

Nearing the end of October, many students celebrate the Halloween tradition of dressing up in costume to go Trick-or-Treating. Whether it’s a spooky costume or something silly, RBHS students share what...

Art by Desmond Kisida.

Halloween fosters self-expression with limits

Nora Crutcher-McGowan November 4, 2021
America has its fair share of stuffy rules and social norms, but “Halloween is the one time of year a girl can dress like a total slut and no other girl can say anything about it.” Cady Heron from “Mean Girls” was sort of right. Maybe not about the “slut” comment, but more so about self-expression and the costume aspect of the holiday. 

Bruin bear had a great fall

Devin Hall November 2, 2020

In the first Bruin Bear comic of the school year, Barnky enjoys the fall season with their partner by carving pumpkins, watching movies, and spending time outdoors. Just because covid has made it harder...

Day 98

Day 98

Bailey Stover June 23, 2020
Senior Bailey Stover spent her 98th day of social distancing working on Bearing News, going for a walk and watching "Veronica Mars" with her brother.
Day 92

Day 92

Bailey Stover June 17, 2020
During her 92nd day of social distancing, senior Bailey Stover submitted entries to CSPA, went shopping with her mom and visited her grandpa for dinner.
Art by Devin Hall.

Students retell haunting tales

Devin Hall October 30, 2019
Three students retell their ghostly tales, which include a terrifying tapping, an potential phantom and mysterious scratching.
Junior Courtney Bach blends into the dark background where only her face is illluminated by the candle in the foreground. Her face is painted with makeup to mimic a skull. Photo by Sarah Mosteller.

Five students recollect Halloween experiences

Olivia Peters October 29, 2019
Students retell their Halloween experiences: working in a haunted house, going to a haunted house, attending a Halloween party, trick-or-treating and watching a horror movie.
Halloween art and icons by Riley Kerns.

Historic facts disprove Halloween myths

Amira McKee October 29, 2019
Halloween, a holiday associated with superstition, religion and frightening images, stems from the complexities of myths, facts and mysteries as it has evolved over time.
Art by Lorelei Dohm.

Multicultural Halloween celebrations shape memory

Bailey Stover October 28, 2019
Students from Saudi Arabia, Italy and Brazil reflect on their multicultural Halloween experiences and life in different countries.
Trophies stand proudly in room 404, the band practice room. As one walks through the band hallway, its easy to see at least hundred trophies displayed, representing Rock Bridge High Schools impressive musical history. Photo by Ana Manzano

Concert and fall symphonic band to perform first concert of year

Audrey Novinger October 21, 2019
Concert and fall symphonic band get ready for their first concert of the year Oct. 22. Each band prepared a unique selection of tunes, with concert band using a Halloween theme.
Fall Festival offers visitors a night of autumn themed fun

Fall Festival offers visitors a night of autumn themed fun

Multiple Authors October 21, 2019
On a typical Saturday, it’s rare to find a large group of high school students who aren’t participating in an athletic or extracurricular event, at school. On the afternoon of Oct. 20, however, students from French Honor Society, Rock Bridge Reaches Out (RBRO) and additional clubs and organizations occupied much of campus for Trunk-Or-Treat, the Fall Carnival and Drama Club’s Haunted House.
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