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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

Day 120

Day 120

Bailey Stover July 15, 2020

What does eternity feel like? Today is July 15. Inherently, the concept of time is strange. I sometimes wonder if life as I know it would even be possible without constant timekeeping. Since I got my...

Day 111

Day 111

Bailey Stover July 6, 2020

Time is a strange concept. Today is July 6. Maybe a more sane person would think staying up until 3 a.m. to finish the second season of Quantico is crazy, but I’m always up for a challenge. I wasn’t...

Times tells the story of Sibil Richardson, a wife fighting for her husbands release.

‘Time’ leaves viewers unsatisfied with poor pacing

Isaac Yontz March 9, 2020

Time drives a compelling message, which unfortunately was subdued by its disjointed plot and overtly politically charged stance. With a story spanning over two decades, Director Garret Bradley highlights...

True/False hosts its first party of the year, Jubilee

True/False hosts its first party of the year, ‘Jubilee’

Isaac Yontz March 6, 2020

Hundreds of people lined up to enter True/False’s opening masquerade party, Jubilee, at the Missouri Theater. The lively atmosphere lead to many different conversations. The age-diverse line, filled...

The first time I got a head injury

The first time I got a head injury

Multiple Authors January 29, 2019

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Senior Piper Osman swims at a practice Dec. 7. The Bruins compete in the Smith-Cotton/Marshall meet this weekend. Photo by Sophie Eaton.

Swimming and diving looks to Smith-Cotton, Marshall meet

Ji-Sung Lee December 12, 2018

The girls’ swimming and diving team has had a successful string of past seasons, to say the least. In the 2017-18 season, as the Class 2 state champions, the team won its third state title in the past...

The RB Cross Country team participates in the Parkway West Invitational Sept. 29. Photo by Corrine Farid.

Cross country prepares for state championships

Jared Geyer November 1, 2018

After months of preparation, the RBHS cross country varsity teams prepare to compete at the state meet on Saturday, Nov. 3. The state meet pits the fastest individual runners and teams together for the...

The RBHS boys swim team participates in the COMO Invitational Oct. 6. Photo by Kate Burns.

Boys’ swimming, diving finishes regular season

Ji-Sung Lee October 28, 2018

Hosted by Hickman High School, the swimming and diving meet held Oct. 27 served as the last chance for competitors to achieve state cuts, senior Braden Hopkins said. The meet was open to all three Columbia...

Spending my time playing video games throughout the summer is fun, but it isnt very fulfilling or productive.

The troubles of summer procrastination

Jared Geyer May 21, 2018

Summer is right around the corner, and I cannot wait. No more assignments to do--just three months of relaxation. I’ll probably go somewhere for vacation, enjoy the weather and play video games with...

Fight or flight response creates skewed time perception

Fight or flight response creates skewed time perception

Elad Gov-Ari November 14, 2017

Beading sweat, clammy hands and a racing heartbeat. These feelings are all too familiar for the countless people who experience the physical response, fight or flight. When confronted by an opponent, a...

Clocks block scheduling opportunities

Clocks block scheduling opportunities

Emily Oba November 14, 2017

Every morning when the blaring sound of sophomore Jordan Kuhnert’s alarm clock rudely awakens her short sleep at 5:30 a.m., she dutifully drags herself out of bed to face another busy day. After her...

Dominant emotions cause time warp

Dominant emotions cause time warp

Emily Oba November 14, 2017

In 2016, senior Cassi Viox traveled to Guatemala for the first time in 10 years. Previously, she went to the central American country to adopt her little sister, though Viox was young and didn’t fully...

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