The Blackman Voice

Senior Week: Class of 2018

Senior Week: Class of 2018

Shamani Salahuddin, Reporter, Photographer

April 9, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

SENIOR WEEK 2018 ACTIVITIES MONDAY-Vine/Meme Day - Prom Promise in the auditorium--- 2nd pd. and C & I TUESDAY- Dress for Success Day (hiring event) - Hiring Event--- 8:30-10:30 WEDNESDAY- First Day of School - Faculty talent show THURSDAY- Senior Citizen Day - Senior Break...

Surviving Capstone 101 

Surviving Capstone 101 

April 9, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Showcase, Spotlights

Capstone is right around the corner for rising seniors, and speaking as someone who successfully completed the course, I know how stressful it can be.    I remember April 2017 when I was wondering what my project would be or if I was capable of completing a project of this magnitude. I had heard t...

A Real-life Opportunity for Seniors

A Real-life Opportunity for Seniors

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

April 6, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Being a senior means being a step closer to becoming an adult. Graduating from high school is a transition from one point in your life to another. Getting yourself out there and involved is a way to get a foot up in this society and form connections with others. That's why Rutherford Works has put together...

Clarinda Thompson: Beyond the Child’s Pose

Clarinda Thompson: Beyond the Child’s Pose

Megan Roth

March 22, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Spring Sports

This past January, Pamela Recasner, the head coach of Blackman's track team, hired a professional yoga instructor to help her track athletes prevent injuries.  "We hired a yoga instructor because it would be beneficial to the team and it would give them a proper warm up and cool down," stated...

Will You Be Exempt From Finals?

Morgan Tincher

March 16, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

With an abnormally large number of students afflicted by the flu this season, many students are finding themselves concerned about the number of days they missed affecting their exam exemptions. Current Rutherford County Policy includes exemption from final exams based on grades and absences as attendance...

2018 Promposal Contest!

2018 Promposal Contest!

Molly Lemoine, Photo Editor

February 28, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Lifestyles, Showcase

The Blackman Voice is hosting a promposal contest that could win four participants some awesome (and useful) prizes! The Voice staff will decide on the best promposals based on originality and entertainment value. All you need to do is submit a picture or video less than two minutes of your promposal...

We’re Hiring!

We’re Hiring!

February 1, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

The Blackman Voice is currently hiring for our 2018-19 staff. We are looking for hardworking, energetic, creative, enthusiastic young people who are team players. If that is you, check us out! Applications are due February 9, 2018. Link to recommendation form: The Blackman Voice Teacher Recommendation Form (1).docx Link to application: Employment application.docx Current openings are: News Editor (1) ...

Renaissance Applications

Renaissance Applications

Megan Roth, Reporter

January 30, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Clubs, News, Showcase

Are you new to Blackman and looking to be more involved in the school? Wanting to participate in more clubs? If so, Renaissance applications are available now! Renaissance is a national organization founded to "reward the academic achievements of students from elementary school through college....

Trunk Or Treat At Blackman!

Trunk Or Treat At Blackman!

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

October 27, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Clubs, News, Showcase

Spend your Halloween with family and friends at the Blackman High School parking lot! The Trunk or Treat event will be hosted by students and faculty members starting on Halloween from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. The students will provide candy for FREE for anyone that attends! Make sure to wear...

Half-Day Schedule

Half-Day Schedule

Megan Roth, News Reporter

October 24, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

This Thursday, October 26, is our monthly half-day. We will attend C&I for 27 minutes, and each class will be 19 minutes long. The bell schedule for Thursday is:  1st = 8:30-8:49  2nd = 8:54-9:13  C&I = 9:18-9:45  3rd = 9:50-10:09  4th = 10:14-10:33  5th = 10:38- 10:57  6th = 11:02-11:21  7th = 11:26-11:45  ...