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Earth Day is celebrated on April 22. There are many ways that you can help the environment on this day and every day.

Earth Day everyday

Mckenzie Wade, Reporter April 22, 2022

Earth Day was created and first celebrated on April 22, 1970, by 20 million Americans to push the issue of environmental protection into the national agenda.   Fast forward to April 22, 2022 –...

Senior week 2022 begins on April 25 and ends on April 29 with Prom.

Celebrating seniors: Senior week 2022

Mo Stephens, Business Manager April 18, 2022

With only a few weeks left until the Class of ’22 graduates, BHS is planning some final memories to celebrate them. The week of April 25 to 29 is Senior Week. Each day will have spirit themes...

Many icons were lost in 2021 and early 2022, one of which included legend Betty White.

Legends lost in 2021 and 2022

Maia O'Brien, Reporter April 12, 2022

We lost many influential icons throughout the last year.   Stephen Sondheim  Stephen Sondheim was born on March 22, 1930, and died on November 26, 2021. He was an American composer and lyricist...

COVID-19 made students burnout worse than they ever had before.

Excelling and achieving from inside and out: Student burnout at Blackman

Angel Perez-Escobar, Reporter April 7, 2022

As we approach the end of the year, students are starting to feel the pressure of exams from state testing to AP testing. Throughout our high school careers, some students experience student burnout, for...

“No one leaves home unless home is the mouth of a shark.” -Warsan Shire

A big change: From Güigüe to the United States – my personal experience

Michelle Loria, Reporter April 5, 2022

Three years ago, at just 15 years old, I had to make the decision on which my future depended. Although the future has been uncertain, and the road rocky, this is the story of my experience as an...

Things to do at home during quarantine

Things to do at home during quarantine

Michelle Loria, Reporter April 5, 2022

The possibility of being quarantined has existed since COVID-19 appeared. Even though cases are going down, and everything seems to be going back to normal, the possibility of being quarantined...

March 14 is known as Pi Day, in relation to the first three digits of pi: 3.14.

Happy Pi Day: 11 fun facts about pi and Pi Day

Mo Stephens, Business Manager March 14, 2022

3.14159265358979…  Pi, denoted by π, is the ratio of a circle’s circumference to its diameter.   Today, 3/14, we celebrate Pi Day. This is because pi is often shortened to a 3-digit constant...

J-staff (journalism staff) compiled a list of their favorite products to keep their skin looking fresh.

J-Staff’s skincare picks to keep their skin looking fresh

Angel Perez-Escobar, Reporter March 8, 2022

As we all pass through our teenage years, we experience a beautiful yet maddening process of puberty. Puberty comes with troubles from near and far: pimples, hair growth, weight gain, etc.   When...

The Super Bowl Halftime show was performed at SoFi Stadium this year, with performers being Dr. Dre, Snoop Dogg, 50 Cent, Mary J. Blige, Kendrick Lamar, and Eminem.

The 56th Super Bowl Halftime Show was the highlight of the night

Ava Porter, Reporter March 4, 2022

On February 13, Sunday night, everyone sat in their living rooms yelling at the TV, talking over each other, eating pizza and wings as if it was Thanksgiving.   Whether the game was considered “fun”...

February is packed full of new movies and TV shows.

Coming to a theater near you: Movies and TV shows releasing in February/March

Jenene Grover, Editor in chief February 8, 2022

Fewer blockbuster movies are released after December because of Oscar nomination cutoffs. However, many new movies and TV shows are coming out this February.  For the week of February 11:  Death...

The Blackman Voice compiled photos of their staffs pets. This is Hailey Bobos cat.

Cuddle buddies of The Blackman Voice staff

Savannah Brown, Graphics Editor February 2, 2022

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