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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

Bearing News

Roots N Blues volunteers Jess Turgeon and Robert Schreiber take a break Saturday afternoon Sept. 28. Photo by Bailey Stover.

People of Roots N Blues – Jess Turgeon

Bailey Stover September 29, 2019

Volunteers at Roots N Blues work a variety of jobs to help the event run smoothly. Jess Turgeon’s designated task this year was selling beer to festival goers. What has your experience been like...

Caitlin Cunningham volunteering at R n B n BBQ. Photo by Bailey Stover.

People of Roots n Blues n BBQ – Caitlin Cunningham, Paul Rowden

Bailey Stover October 2, 2018

On Saturday afternoon, Roots n Blues n Barbecue volunteers Caitlin Cunningham and Paul Rowden walked around selling cold beverages to festival goers. Both Cunningham and Rowden appreciate the community...

Jesse Cook in his frog puppet outfit. Photo by Bailey Stover.

People of Roots n Blues n BBQ – Jesse Cook

Bailey Stover October 1, 2018

At a friend's request, Jesse Cook donned a frog puppet costume for the Roots n Blues n Barbecue festival Saturday afternoon. For Cook, the outfit is a way he can interact and connect with people. What...

Jesse Cook in his frog puppet outfit. Photo by Bailey Stover.

People of Roots n Blues n BBQ – Jesse Cook

Bailey Stover September 29, 2018

At a friend's request, Jesse Cook donned a frog puppet costume for the Roots n Blues n Barbecue festival Saturday afternoon. For Cook, the outfit is a way he can interact and connect with people. What...

Caitlin Cunningham volunteering at R n B n BBQ. Photo by Bailey Stover.

People of Roots n Blues – Caitlin Cunningham, Paul Rowden

Bailey Stover September 29, 2018

On Saturday afternoon, Roots n Blues n Barbecue volunteers Caitlin Cunningham and Paul Rowden walked around selling cold beverages to festival goers. Both Cunningham and Rowden appreciate the community...

Tawnya Rivers

Tawnya Rivers

Grace Vance March 5, 2017

"I love True False. This is my third year volunteering. It's my favorite time of year in Columbia. I got here at 7:45 a.m. this morning and I'm supposed to be off at 2:30 p.m., but I stay a little later...

Clubs enrich each school year

Clubs enrich each school year

Elad Gov-Ari October 1, 2016

[button color="" size="" type="square" target="" link=""]A[/button]s we rush through our years of high school, the looming words of our parents to “get involved” fall into the list of chores we claim...

Exploring student involvement with the Humane Society

Exploring student involvement with the Humane Society

Jenna Liu April 18, 2015

[vc_gallery type="nivo" interval="0" images="273451,273452,273468,273469,273471,273474" onclick="link_image" custom_links_target="_self" img_size="medium"]Every week, the Humane Society core group of Rock...

Rock Bridge students signed up to participate in various RBRO cores today in the PAC.
Photo by: Kathryn Fishman-Weaver

RBRO welcomes new volunteers

Kelsey Harper August 29, 2013

Today, Rock Bridge Reaches Out had our two informational meetings and got to share our 11 core groups with Rock Bridge students. We had our 33 core leaders speak about the wonderful things they're going...

EAC reflects on semester, looks at upcoming projects

Trisha Chaudhary December 29, 2012

So the year is obviously rolling to an end now that it's Dec. 29, and I'm sure you're all wondering what exactly EAC has done this year. Well unfortunately, since this is our charter year, first semester...

Lounging in the evening: A trio of homeless Columbia residents sit outside downtown on the corner of 9th and Cherry Street, waiting until night time, when one of the many homeless shelters will welcome them in to escape the growing chill of winter.

Homeless battle cold

Blake Becker December 21, 2012

Nov. 13, 2012. The day Herb Hursman became homeless. Living a life of hardship from his high school years to mid-60s, homelessness became an added burden to Hursman’s life. He had already endured an...

Cookies for cash:  Senior Rasheeq Nizam bakes cookies with a Russell Elementary student at the Intersection in preparation for today’s bake sale to sponsor RBHS teams for a dodgeball fundraiser next month. RBRO volunteers at the Intersection Monday through Friday. Photo by Aniqa Rahman

Volunteers engage local kids at Intersection

Ashleigh Atasoy November 21, 2012

Covered with building debris and cinders, sophomore Natalie Wigger shuffled through the tornado-torn remains of Joplin High School. Traveling more than nine hours by bus to and from the demolished city,...

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