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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

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To Write Love On Her Arms worker Chad Moses speaks with festival goers during Roots N Blues Saturday, Sept. 28. Photo by Bailey Stover.

People of Roots N Blues – Chad Moses

Bailey Stover September 29, 2019

Chad Moses works with the organization To Write Love on Her Arms as a way to spread hope and create a community for those in need who are looking for help. During the festival, the group had a tent...

Feature photo by Yousuf El-Jayyousi

Students fundraise for Peña Blanca Sponsorship

Ji-Sung Lee January 25, 2019

G Guatemala has one of the highest illiteracy and lowest school enrollment rates in Latin America, according to Mayan Families. Additionally, Mayan Families reported these rates are primarily due to the...

Dog lover Cheryl Spencer snuggles up with her dogs, Whiskey (left) and Brandy (right) on her back porch. After becoming a widow in 2015, Spencer found hope and comfort in her dogs as the three grieved their loss together. Photo by Allie Pigg.

Friends on four legs

Allie Pigg October 14, 2018

For a month they paced the house. Their paws clicked the hardwood floors like tap shoes from room to room as they searched for a smell that faded more and more by the day. Finally, they stopped searching....

Photo illustration by Muhammad Al-Rawi

In crisis, drug abuse doesn’t discriminate

Maddie Murphy February 19, 2018

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]fter Cody Marshall graduated from Jefferson City High School in May of 2010, his life was on a downward spiral. All of his closest friends packed up and moved to college, spreading...

Dog Appreciation Club promotes volunteering, helping dogs

Dog Appreciation Club promotes volunteering, helping dogs

Katie Whaley November 21, 2017

Dog Appreciation Club joins the list of after-school activities at RBHS this school year. Students made the club to promote awareness about dogs in need or without homes and for students to volunteer at...

Feature Photo by Tyson Jamieson.

Students complain rather than seek help

Ji-Sung Lee February 21, 2017

[dropcap]A[/dropcap]lthough a straight A report card may bring pride to students and parents, most kids know it comes with hours of homework, studying and reviewing.  As faculty constantly teaches new...

Mrs. Debra Perry helps Freshman Purity Kagiri with her essay in the success center. Photo by Abby Blitz

School within a school system turns into new course to prevent high school dropouts

Ji-Sung Lee September 29, 2016

With a vision to be the "best school district in the state," Columbia Public Schools (CPS) has tweaked and adjusted its methods to meet this goal since its beginnings. As the school board has adopted...

New water bottle fountains to help students, environment

New water bottle fountains to help students, environment

Caylea Ray February 5, 2016

feature photo In an effort to bring convenience to students as they fill their water bottles in high traffic water fountains, RBHS added on to the water fountain in the foreign language wing and near the...

Alternative education program to assist failing students

Alternative education program to assist failing students

Skyler Froese January 2, 2016

art by Jaehyung Rhee As Douglass High School nears its 100-year anniversary, CPS is considering a new way to offer an alternative academic experience to its students. While the new plans are not related...

To Afsah, From Michelle

Kindness sweetens hustle-bustle of life

Afsah Khan December 13, 2012

As the finals week quickly approaches, the school atmosphere feels thick with stress. Teachers scramble to wind up their lessons, chapter tests seem to be coming up in every class, and students frantically...

Student, teachers share personal experience with suicide

Student, teachers share personal experience with suicide

Urmilla Kuttikad September 14, 2012

As Suicide Prevention Week draws to a close, it's vital to remember that though the week may be over for 2012, the issue must remain fiercely in everyone's thoughts and hearts. Suicide, when it occurs,...

Teenager battles inner desire to taste perfection

Anna Wright May 25, 2012

I stood bare-skinned in front of the streaked bathroom mirror, staring fixedly at the chilling reflection before me. My brittle yellow nails traced gently up and down my jutting ribcage, playing a silent,...

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