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Bearing News

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Seniors perform for graduation and baccalaureate

Yasmeen Taranissi May 21, 2013

As the final chord of “Pomp and Circumstance” is released, and the RBHS Senior Class of 2013 takes their place as the center of attention on May 24, the celebration is about to begin. Commencement,...

Photo by Atreyo Ghosh

A dangerous climb

Lauren Puckett May 16, 2013

[tabs][tab title="Part 1: A Series of Coincidences"] [heading style="1"]Part 1: A Series of Coincidences[/heading] [dropcap style="2" size="3"]O[/dropcap]n the afternoon of Nov. 30, 2012, junior Breta...

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Film soundtrack ‘Gatsby’ delivers eclectic mix of ’20s jazz, modern pop

Lauren Puckett May 11, 2013

It’s when the new meets the old that something truly impressive is crafted. Baz Luhrmann’s The Great Gatsby movie soundtrack exemplifies this truth and then takes it a little farther. The film itself...

Pictures capture final assembly; retired faculty returns

Daphne Yu May 3, 2013

The Flashback assembly featured the tunes of the jazz ensemble, performances by acting classes and an array of speakers and award winners. This year’s assembly also reunited many former administrators...

Capers 2013

Capers 2013

Urmilla Kuttikad April 29, 2013

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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...

Reality of growing up brings siblings closer together

Reality of growing up brings siblings closer together

Lauren Puckett April 21, 2013

Landon’s eyes are two different colors. They’re mainly blue, but in one segment of his left eye, the iris, is brown. Almost orange. But definitely not blue. He doesn’t like people looking at his...

Show choirs return from nationals performance in Nashville

Show choirs return from nationals performance in Nashville

Lauren Puckett April 11, 2013

Last week, the RBHS show choirs packed up two charter buses and zipped down to Nashville, Tenn., to perform in Show Choir Nationals on the famous Grand Ole Opry stage. Previous performers on the great...

Puppets were made from scratch by Childrens Theatre students, using felt and sewing machines. Photo by Lauren Puckett

Children’s Theatre class performs puppet shows for young children

Lauren Puckett April 10, 2013

The Children's Theatre and Advanced Children's Theatre classes are crafting the felt-covered and googly-eyed puppets once again to put on a series of twelve stories for kids. On Wednesday, April 17, day...

Music director wins Columbia Fund for Academic Excellence award

Music director wins Columbia Fund for Academic Excellence award

Lauren Puckett April 2, 2013

Music Director Mike Pierson was greeted with a pleasant surprise at 9:00 a.m., April 1. A group of teachers and administrators, including Superintendent Chris Belcher, walked into the choir room during...

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Timberlake makes up for lost time with ‘The 20/20 Experience’

Lauren Puckett March 22, 2013

Justin Timberlake is a master. A master of what, exactly? Well, apparently everything. He’s been a busy man since the release of his last album, FutureSex/LoveSounds in 2006. From appearing in the Oscar-nominated...

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DIY: Repainted Earrings

Lauren Puckett March 15, 2013

There is a pair of plain, boring silver earrings on the vanity table. You've had them for years, you barely wear them, and you need something to spice up your look. Why not follow this simple DIY to repaint...

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