The Student News Site of Bear River High School

The Current

The Current

The Current

Varsity Boys Volleyball Team Captain and Junior Joe Guerra works hard during a game.  Photo by Caitlin McLaughlin.

Boys Volleyball bumps to the top

Dominique Peter June 5, 2019

Bear River’s Varsity Boys Volleyball team “set” the school up for glory in their 2019 season. As a team, Bruins powered through and remained the undefeated champions of the Golden Empire League...

Counselor Bethany Williams is involved in the Cinderella Project.  Photo by Emily Bakey

Cinderella Project helps Bruin prom fantasies become realities

Dominique Peter April 22, 2019

Prom is one of the biggest events in a teenager’s life in high school. At times, it may seem overrated or overdone, yet, in the end, many wonderful and memorable moments are created. It is a place where...

Sophomore Vanise Nunez focuses closely on the ball during tennis practice.  Photo by Emily Bakey

Tennis team causing a racquet

Dominique Peter April 10, 2019

As spring sports begin, Bear River’s tennis team is ready to serve their opponents in their 2019 season. Head Coach Jeffrey Carrow expressed his thoughts on the upcoming season. “It is a very competitive...

Varsity softball pitcher Freshman Emma Gawley winds up during practice.  Photo by Zach Fink.

Bruin softball team steps up to the plate

Dominique Peter April 1, 2019

Bear River’s Varsity softball team is swinging into action for their 2019 spring season. Assistant Coach Jeremiah DeSart expressed his views on the team's main goals for the season. “We have simple...

Junior Anthony Vierra hits out of the sand bunker at practice.  Photo by Kalei Owen

Boys Golf on par for a great season

Dominique Peter March 13, 2019

With the start of spring sports, Bear River’s Boys Golf team is preparing to tee off their 2019 season. Head Coach Gayne Nakano expressed his goal for the season. “We have a lot of new players coming...

The Junior Varsity Girls Basketball team went undefeated in the 2018-19 season.Courtesy Photo

Girls JV basketball finish strong with undefeated season

Dominique Peter March 4, 2019

Bear River’s Junior Varsity Girls Basketball team had their head in the game during their astounding undefeated season. Following an uneasy set of preseason games, the players powered through and dominated...

Freshman Bailey Ham and Sophomore Emily Adamson sort through materials for long-term problem. Photo by Kalei Owen

Odyssey team preps fundraiser performance

Dominique Peter February 20, 2019

With the success of Bear River’s Odyssey of the Mind teams in the past, the two competing teams this year have a reputation to uphold. In preparation for the regional tournament, Magnolia Intermediate...

Maddie Templeton decorates a poster for Leadership. Leadership is currently preparing for the Spring Homecoming. Photo by Martin Foster

Bruins amped for ’80s themed Homecoming

Dominique Peter January 16, 2019

To celebrate Homecoming, Bear River’s Boys Varsity Basketball team will be competing head to head against Foothill High School on January 25, 2019. Along with a battle on the basketball court, at 7 p.m.,...

Madison Templeton, a senior and a volunteer at homeless shelters, is a hard working Bruin.  Photo by Bella Ferrari

Hospitality House helps Bruins give back to the community

Dominique Peter December 5, 2018

Hospitality House is a community effort to help homeless Nevada County residents get back on their feet. It provides emergency shelter and a sober environment for up to 54 men, women, and children who...

Senior and French foreign exchange student Camille Genieyz talks to Photography Teacher Elizabeth Jens.  Photo by Martin Foster.

French exchange student explores California

Dominique Peter November 7, 2018

Celebrated writer and humorist Mark Twain once said, “Twenty years from now, you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines, sail away...

Senior Trae Nix talks to Sophomore Lexi Templeton and Freshman Alison Whiting at the FFA Cookhouse. Photo by Kalei Owen

FFA joins Cheer for series of co-fundraisers

Dominique Peter October 1, 2018

Bear River’s agricultural department and cheer team hosted a co-fundraiser on September 13, 2018. Agriculture Teacher Ms. Perry stated the reason why cheer and FFA partnered together for the fundraiser. “[There...

Editorial cartoon by Bailey Ham

Editorial: Bruins not pressured to conform

Dominique Peter September 5, 2018

Legendary martial arts expert Bruce Lee once said, “Always be yourself, express yourself, have faith in yourself, do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it.” Bruins, the...

Load More Stories
Donate to The Current

Activate Search