The Fielder

End shame regarding sex: stigma does more harm than good

Dayanara Miranda, Opinion Editor

February 27, 2020

As teenagers grow and their hormones accelerate at a rapid pace, one of the major aspects that grows into their physical and mental health is the topic of sex. The topic of sex and the overall definition of it is taught to students...

Birth control does more than prevent pregnancy

Stephanie Wallace, Feature Editor

February 27, 2020

Both male and female contraception comes in multiple forms such as birth control implants, vaginal rings, patches, pills, shots, IUDs, condoms, diaphragms, cervical caps, spermicide, vasectomy, and sterilizations. Some forms are...

Food choices now will impact future health

Jessica Brooks, Staff Writer

January 31, 2020

Stopping at McDonald’s every morning might be the easiest choice for breakfast due to its convenience but eating fast food everyday will lead to multiple health problems in the future according to most doctors. Physical health...

Various festivities warm winter season

Dylan Mau, Staff Writer

December 13, 2019

As the holiday season comes, people all around the world prepare to celebrate in many ways. Little boys and girls will struggle to sleep at night as they wait for the arrival of Santa, but others will prepare in “unusual”...

Fandoms create opportunities to better self, community

Hannah Kopek, Co-Editor-in-Chief

November 14, 2019

I remember the first time I picked up a Harry Potter book. I was six years old, and I could barely reach the Sorcerer’s Stone off the bookshelf. Ever since, I’ve been wrapped up in a world of magical books and cinema. The...

Students, staff engage in multitude of fandoms

Paige Gieseke, Fielder Friday Editor

November 14, 2019

People of all ages love to find themselves included in a community where there are individuals with shared interests. Anyone of any age group can be involved in at least one of these large groups, called fandoms. According to...

Band Drum Majors Tiara Guider, senior; Paige Gieseke, senior; Jade Price, junior; and Georgia Sigler, senior lead the band in a song while dancing with signs to keep rhythm.

Homecoming pep assembly

October 3, 2019

Sophomore boy

September 19, 2019

"It all started at the beginning of freshman year. It was difficult to adapt to the new environment and finding all my classes. I decided ‘This is it. I’m going to kill myself.’ But I got scared and I didn’t want to do...

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