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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...

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...

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

A costume you can choose for Halloween is a ghost or a dog.

13 last-minute Halloween costumes

Hailey Bobo, Reporter October 25, 2021

We all know the feeling: Halloween is right around the corner, and you have yet to find your costume. Consequently, splurging on accessories such as hair dye and makeup can be costly. This October,...

September brings new trends to enjoy for Blackman High School students.

Dante’s Top Trends: September

Angel Perez-Escobar and Michelle Loria September 23, 2021

After a long year full of COVID, quarantine, and distance learning, the Blaze is back and is stronger than ever. Here are some of the top random things to enjoy for the comeback.  Songs:  “Butter” by BTS  ...

Concerts are coming back around Nashville and Murfreesboro this summer.

Concerts are coming back

Taylor Matney, Reporter May 20, 2021

Nashville, the city that is the heart of country music, has many concerts coming to or around it.  Bon Jovi  Watertown, TN  Drive-In concerts   May 22  Jon Pardi   Manchester,...

During the spring and summer, kayaking is a great outside activity.

Taylor’s Top 10: May

Taylor Matney, Reporter May 6, 2021

May is often humid and rainy, which is a time to stay indoors. Towards the end of the month, the summer weather starts, meaning a good time to do outdoor activities.   Songs  “Ain’t Met...

Pop-up truck meets happen all the time throughout the weekend.

Rod Run revs up Pigeon Forge

Taylor Matney, Reporter May 4, 2021

Rod Run is a three-day event that takes place at the LeConte Center in Gatlinburg, Tennessee, twice a year, once in the spring, April 16 through 18 and another in the fall, September 16 through 18.  Older versions...

P.S. I Still Love You movie review

P.S. I Still Love You movie review

Ally Blake, Reporter March 18, 2020

WARNING SPOILERS: To All the Boys p.s. I Love You is a newly released original romcom on Netflix. It is the sequel for “To All the Boys I've Loved Before”. We left off from To All the Boys I've...

15 fun spring concerts coming to Nashville

15 fun spring concerts coming to Nashville

Alaysia Brown, Lifestyles Editor March 6, 2020

As the spring months are approaching, so is concert season. The spring months are the best time to experience concerts whether they are outside or inside.   Concerts give you the ability to hear live...

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