The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

The Student News Site of Rock Bridge High School

Bearing News

Bruin Bear: Picture day panic

Bruin Bear: Picture day panic

Snowy Li October 3, 2019

What are your picture day mishaps? Let us know in the comments below!

Seniors commence long held pranking tradition

Seniors commence long held pranking tradition

Anna Xu May 14, 2018

n 1582, when all of Europe changed its calendars from Julian to Gregorian, those who celebrated New Year’s on the wrong date were deemed fools, thereby commencing the April Fools holiday. Since then,...

Doctors overprescribe drugs, feed epidemic

Doctors overprescribe drugs, feed epidemic

Elad Gov-Ari May 3, 2018

President Donald Trump declared the opioid crisis “a public health emergency” in his speech on Oct. 26, 2017. There, he urged medical professionals and health-oriented communities to focus all efforts...

Alzheimers slowly unravels identity

Alzheimer’s slowly unravels identity

Nikol Slatinska May 3, 2018

Just a little more than two weeks ago on April 9, a group of scientists from Gladstone Institutes led by Dr. Yadong Huang published a study detailing how they neutralized the APOE4 gene, which increases...

Glass of water fully of ice.

Hydration promises health

Grace Dorsey April 30, 2018

Scrolling through social media accounts focused on health and beauty, one begins to notice a trend. It seems that drinking water is a cure-all. Name a problem: acne, dry skin, excess weight, tiredness,...

Senior Emily Wright running in the early mornings. Photo by Muhammad Al-Rawi.

Intense exercise gains momentum

Grace Dorsey April 30, 2018

In recent years, HIIT, or high intensity interval training, has gained a cult following. Boasting an efficient fat-burning effect, this type of exercise usually consists of burpees, squat jumps, sprints...

Womens healthcare improves despite negligent past

Women’s healthcare improves despite negligent past

Grace Dorsey April 5, 2018

Historically, there’s been a severe lack of respect and priority given to women’s healthcare. Through the years, this trend has taken many forms. From diagnosing any distressed woman with “wandering...

Protein powder doesnt promote spontaneous muscle gains

Protein powder doesn’t promote spontaneous muscle gains

Jordan Rogers April 2, 2018

Protein, a human necessity, is in every cell in the body; it is important to repair tissue, make enzymes and rebuild muscle. With the obvious health benefits of protein, companies have jumped at the opportunity...

Au Naturale is in style

Au Naturale is in style

Nikol Slatinska March 26, 2018

Connie Jacoby has helped people overcome shingles, reduce cancerous tumors and relieve their hyperactive children of night terrors. No, Jacoby is not a doctor — at least not in the traditional sense....

Three Identical Strangers provides multifaceted, masterful storytelling

‘Three Identical Strangers’ provides multifaceted, masterful storytelling

Grace Dorsey March 4, 2018

Starting as a light-hearted retelling of a impossibly amazing coincidence, “Three Identical Strangers” soon turns into an intriguing investigation that digs into the darker realities of adopted triplets...

The Next Guardian Q&A

‘The Next Guardian’ Q&A

Grace Dorsey March 4, 2018

With its simple yet intimate shots, “The Next Guardian” creates a beautiful family portrait while still managing to reference broader themes that any audience can relate to. Over the course of 75...

Boys basketball wins districts after victory against Blue Springs South

Boys’ basketball wins districts after victory against Blue Springs South

Grace Dorsey March 2, 2018

Despite the intense energy levels and deafening roar of the crowd, the RBHS boys’ basketball team decisively outperformed Blues Spring South high school in Thursday’s game. While the Jaguars put up...

Load More Stories