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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

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Coronavirus isolates but also unifies; an international outlook on the pandemic

Sarah Mosteller March 22, 2020

Students aged 15-20 from around the world share their experiences as they face the COVID-19 pandemic. Many countries are enforcing social distancing, causing feelings of isolation to creep in, but amidst...

Art by Lorelei Dohm.

Multicultural Halloween celebrations shape memory

Bailey Stover October 28, 2019

[penci_text_block block_title_align="style-title-left"] Senior Rawan Ebada lived in Saudi Arabia as a child before moving to the U.S. How did you celebrate Oct. 31 or not celebrate it? “When I was a...

Labor Day nameplate by Lorelei Dohm.

Labor Day: More than just a day off

Will Cover September 2, 2019

For many students Labor Day is just an extra-long weekend with the potential for a quick family getaway. It serves as the unofficial end of summer, a barrier between the days of wearing white to transitioning...

Paige Farmer playing with her little brother

5 summer jobs for high schoolers

Olivia Peters May 24, 2019

nce teens get into high school, many find they want to get a summer job for a little extra money. Maybe it’s for shopping or even just going out to lunch with friends, but either way, here are the top...

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House Bill 269 allows Bible literacy in schools

Amanda Kurukulasuriya April 26, 2019

Missouri is one of six states to push for Bible literacy in schools this year. Missouri House (HB) Bill 267, written by Republican State Rep. Ben Baker of Missouri’s 160th District, would give schools...

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A snowy chase for the Q

Anna Xu March 3, 2019

"Yes, this is the Q,” a young eyed, red lipped, senior lady with a bright red and gold gown motions back. With darting feet and eyes, I search for the tail. I smile to a friend, then a teacher, then...

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Songs that are so chill, you may need a coat

Maddie Murphy March 1, 2019

I absolutely love alternative music. This playlist is comprised of a collection of my favorite songs for relaxing, studying or anything that involves being calm. Some songs are new; some songs are old....

Students participate in GAM field trip to Missouri capital Feb. 26

Students participate in GAM field trip to Missouri capital Feb. 26

Multiple Authors February 28, 2019

[vc_video link="https://youtu.be/JLYZ5stTG04"]Wednesday, Feb. 26 RBHS students took a trip to Jefferson City, MO, to tour the state Capitol. Although many of the students experienced this trip before,...

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Counseling department opens Missouri Girls State applications

Ji-Sung Lee January 19, 2019

F or the 79th year, the American Legion Auxiliary will hold Missouri Girls State, a week-long camp that creates “a mythical state that the citizens will govern at the city, county and state level,”...

Senior Drew Morris, a politics fanatic, worked for Josh Hawley’s campaign for U.S. Senator this 2018 Midterm Election. In addition to seeing the campaign to its victory, this election was Morris’ first time exercising his civic right to vote.

Brightened by the ballot

Allie Pigg November 9, 2018

On the evening of Tuesday, Nov. 6, as the rest of America had eyes glued to their screens at home, patiently awaiting the results from the 2018 Midterm Election, senior Drew Morris sat in a hotel conference...

Atlas - Art by Moy Zhong.

Tested by time

Ann Fitzmaurice October 15, 2018

With just fewer than 15 million views, psychologist Angela Duckworth’s TED talk ‘Grit: The power of passion and perseverance,’ carved an idea into each viewer’s brain: hard work leads to achievement...

Seth Avett playing guitar and singing during the concert. The Avett Brothers performed live at Stephens Lake Park during the Roots n Blues n BBQ festival. Concert photo by Bailey Stover.

How The Avett Brothers kickdrumed into my heart

Bailey Stover October 2, 2018

[spotifyplaybutton play="spotify:user:rbhsbearingnews:playlist:3F0tnWxMze6FsaeHchKkHy"/] The Avett Brothers provide the perfect respite from a frantic world. I ravenously consume music, absorbing its vibrations,...

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