RHS ECHO: Online student news

Programs attempt to cut down on hazardous waste in Rolla

Audrey Roberts, Staff Writer

March 7, 2019

Hazardous waste is any type of substance that could be detrimental to the environment. It contaminates our water, soil, and air. A common misconception is that common citizens can not get their hands on truly harmful materials....

Partial government shutdown affects community, uncertainty creates tension

Maia Bond, Editor In Chief

March 7, 2019

The longest partial government shutdown in American history lasted from December 22, 2018 through January 25, 2019. Because of this, hundreds of thousands of federal employees across several departments were unable to work,...

Rolla High School welcomes online education

Taylor Miller, News Editor

March 7, 2019

The twenty-first century has become known as the age of technology. In just the past twenty years, people have seen the growth and innovation of devices such as laptops and cell phones, even seeing them be integrated into schools....

Lady Bulldogs to play in sectionals game tonight

Lorren Black, Feature Editor

March 5, 2019

Last Friday, March 1st, the Rolla Lady Bulldogs got first place in the district championships against the Owensville Dutchgirls. Moving forward, they will be playing tonight in sectionals against the Osage Lady Indians. The gam...

All-Rolla district championship set for friday

Blaize Klossner, Webmaster

February 27, 2019

Both the Rolla boys and girls basketball teams won their semifinal match-up and will be playing in the district championship on Friday March 1st, at Union, Missouri. The Lady Bulldogs will be up first, playing at 5:30, with the...

Student Council to host Polar Plunge

Lorren Black, Feature Editor

February 26, 2019

This Saturday, March 2nd, Student Council is hosting their annual Polar Plunge at Fugitive Beach. STUCO is starting off the day with a 5k walk at 9AM, for any student council members that raised over $75. Later, at 12PM the pl...

Student Council to host annual Freeze Out

Lorren Black, Feature Editor

February 19, 2019

This Thursday, February 21st, Student Council is hosting their annual Freeze Out before the boys basketball game against Waynesville. STUCO will be standing outside the attendance office, where they will be accepting donation...

Freshman and sophomore Courtwarming coronation held tonight

Nalani Massaro, Arts & Entertainment

February 8, 2019

Tonight Rolla Bulldogs JV Basketball team will take on the Parkview Vikings at 5:30. Following the JV game, the freshman and sophomore Courtwarming candidates will walk the court to be crowned prince or princess. Don't forget...

Leadership leads school-wide support to end trafficking

Bailey Allison, Photography & Social Media Editor

February 7, 2019

Today, February 7th, RHS Leadership is leading their annual school-wide movement to end human trafficking. As students entered school this morning, they were asked if a red "X" on their hand to show their support in the ending...

RHS to host annual enrollment fair

Lorren Black, Feature Editor

February 5, 2019

Tomorrow, February 6th, RHS is hosting its annual enrollment fair for the incoming 2019-2020 school year. It will be held in the RHS gym, from 5-7 PM. At the enrollment fair, current and future RHS students can learn about al...

Courtwarming candidates announced

Blaize Klossner, Webmaster

January 16, 2019

The annual Courtwarming dance will be held on February 9th, 2019 at 7:00 pm. The coronation will be February 8th at the boys basketball game for the Freshman/Sophomore candidates. The Junior/Senior coronation will take place at...