The Blackman Voice

Future Aviators in The Making

Katelyn Morrow, Reporter

April 16, 2019


Filed under Clubs, News

Aviation, invented in 1903, is based on the Latin word “avis” for bird. In general, the word aviation means the flying of aircraft for commercial and military purposes. It can also involve the design and development of aircrafts.   The Future Aviators club that we have here at BHS take part i...

Names in the News!

Names in the News!

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

April 11, 2019


Filed under News, Spotlights, Uncategorized

Valedictorians for the class of 2019:* Catherine Anderson Kyleigh Bowers  Katherine Brewer  Aubrey Caster  Keaton Dewitt Catherine Dodd  Bailey Eshleman  Keagan Hemsley  Asa Herbert Miah Van der Heyden Kristina Hughes  Emma Kassebaum Alyssa Mealer Rebecca Nichols ...

End of Course Exam 2019 Schedule

Danielle Paredes, Editor-in-Chief

April 9, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Going Green

Going Green

Maddy Williams and Mia Isom

April 2, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Have you ever been to a grocery store and noticed that the produce is almost perfect? Local grocery stores and big chain supermarkets are all guilty of throwing away fresh produce because of the natural imperfections that may be on them.   The average Amer...

Spending Less at Prom

Spending Less at Prom

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

March 20, 2019


Filed under Lifestyles, News, Showcase

Since the very beginning, prom has been known as the most magical night of everyone’s high school career. Everyone who attends usually spends upwards of $500 for their special night. The girls spend a lot of money for hair, makeup, and of course, the dress.   This year, the Friends of Rachel ...

From a Blaze to a Rocket

From a Blaze to a Rocket

Sienna Phillips and Maddy Williams

March 4, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

In 2015, the Rutherford County projected a five-year plan that included both the cost of the project and the timeline of building Rockvale High School. This premeditated plan is finally coming into action. Rockvale High School is opening in August 2019.   “Blackman High is expected to go from 2,413 students to 1,740,” stated Scott Broden in his article from January 7, 2019 in the Daily News Jo...

Teacher of The Year: Colonel Gary Spry

Teacher of The Year: Colonel Gary Spry

Mia Isom, Reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Faculty, News, Spotlights

Teachers are hired to teach students and help them learn; educators impact a students’ way of thinking and some give them advice that will help them in adulthood.  The Teacher of the Year is an award given to an outstanding teacher who establishes an effective learning environment for th...

Black History Month Door Contest

Black History Month Door Contest

Ashlee Jarrett and Wes McDowell

February 14, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

In honor of Black History Month, students have decorated their teachers' doors to represent occurrences throughout black history.