The Blackman Voice

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, Showcase, 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

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.

Rutherford Works Internship

Rutherford Works Internship

Danielle Paredes, Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Rutherford Works creates a partnership with other who employers who provide work experience and assignments for students who wish to go in depth in their area of interest. This program is a paid internship that allows rising seniors to gain experience with a Rutherford County employer. Kyleig...

Youth Leadership Rutherford

Youth Leadership Rutherford

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

February 1, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

The Business Education Partnership (BEP) Foundation is an organization founded in 1988 with help from the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce.   Starting on January 7th, applications for Youth Leadership Rutherford open for current high school juniors for the 2019-2020 school year in Rutherfor...

My Pink Diary Launch

My Pink Diary Launch

Maddy Williams, Reporter

January 25, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Clubs, Clubs, News, Showcase, Spotlights

A new organization is coming to Blackman High School. Its purpose is to provide support to female students who are dealing with real-world difficulties.   The name of the organization is My Pink Diary, or MPD, and its focus is to create a positive impact at Blackman High.  Amanda Durrett, the...

Apply For The 2019-20 Voice Staff!

Apply For The 2019-20 Voice Staff!

Danielle Paredes, Editor-in-Chief

January 15, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

Click the link for Application: Employment application Print three for your teachers:   The-Blackman-Voice-Teacher-Recommendation-Form We are excited that you are considering joining our staff next year! We do need you to consider several characteristics about yourself to make sure you are ...

2019 Basketball Homecoming Schedule

2019 Basketball Homecoming Schedule

Megan Roth, Managing Editor

January 9, 2019


Filed under @BlackmanNews

Thursday, January 10th: Teacher and Class Volleyball Game Class Games Friday, January 11th:  1st 8:30-9:12 2nd 9:17-9:59 3rd 10:04-10:42 4th 10:51-12:25 1st Lunch: 10:46-11:19  2nd Lunch: 11:19-11:53  3rd Lunch: 11:53-12:25  5th 12:30-1:12 6th 1:17-1:59 7th 2:04-2:46 Pe...

Midterm: Tips and Tricks

Midterm: Tips and Tricks

Mia Isom, Reporter

December 11, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Lifestyles

Exam time can be stressful and difficult. These are some tips to help you manage yourself during exams.  Trick #1: Go To Sleep  Get a good night’s sleep before the exam, so you’re not tired the day of testing. Don’t stay up late trying to cram information in your brain.  “Cramming is...

BHS Holi-Daze

BHS Holi-Daze

Danielle Paredes, Editor-In-Chief

December 7, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Blackman is celebrating the holiday season, so show your Christmas spirit by participating in the BHS Holi-Daze spirit week! Here is the theme for each week: Monday, Dec. 10th  Wacky Tacky Holi-Daze (Holiday Inspired Ugly Sweaters, Socks, Hats, and Ties) Tuesday, Dec. 11th Holi-Daze Pictur...

Dual Enrollment Exam Schedule

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

December 6, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Uncategorized

Dual Enrollment Exam Schedule (12/10 - 12/13)    Monday, December 10  8:30 - 10:30 College Algebra, Room G-20  10:30 - 12:30 Statistics, Room G-20; Students will attend 3rd lunch    Tuesday, December 11  English will be tested at their regular time in their regular class...