The Blackman Voice

2018 Tennessee Governor’s Schools

Megan Roth, News Reporter

October 20, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Are you interested in earning more college credits? Meeting new people from all over Tennessee? Living at a college for a month? If so, the Governor's School applications just went out! The Tennessee Governor's School consists of eleven college courses for rising eleventh and twelfth grade studen...

Sienna Phillips, Megan Roth, Shamani Salahuddin, Reporters

September 6, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

This upcoming Friday, September 8th, is the annual Blaze Bash. For you newcomers, Blaze Bash is an all-day event dedicated to kicking off the football season. Here's what you need to know to be prepared for the day! Friday’s Schedule:  9:00 to 10:15 Parade The parade will be held in the front of the sc...

Join Us At J-Camp!

Join Us At J-Camp!

Haley Key, Editor-in-Chief

May 19, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

5/19 We are still accepting applicants! Please get your registration in by May 25th!   It's time for the second annual Blackman Voice Journalism Camp! The camp is designed to teach the basics of journalism to rising 8th - 12th grade students in Rutherford County Schools. When? Tuesday- Friday, June 6th - 9th 9:00 AM-...

March Artist of the Month

Devin Lampitt, Reporter

April 27, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Featured Artist, Lifestyles, News

Artist of the Month nominations are here! March's nominees are juniors Savanah O'Kelley, Yuli Gonzalez and senior Marielle Mickle. O'Kelley has been nominated this month for her achievements in dance. "She  attended MTSU's Governor School for the Arts this past summer. This summer she will be...

SENIOR WEEK: APRIL 17-21

Sara Gamble, Reporter

April 13, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Uncategorized

4/17 MONDAY: PJ day- Seniors will be in the auditorium until testing with underclassman is finished. PJs must meet dress code. 4/18 TUESDAY: Kindergarten day- Seniors will check in with 1st period then go to auditorium for Prom Promise. 4/19 WEDNESDAY: 90's Character day- An announcement will be made t...

Key Club Convention

Key Club Convention

April 6, 2017


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

Key Club again participated in the K-T District Convention and Leadership Conference. This district placed third in the Ronald McDonald House award which was a contest where pull tabs from cans are collected to help raise money for the Ronald McDonald Program. Congratulations to the following people...

Blackman High Hiring Fair

Candace Whitehead, Reporter

April 4, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

On April 6th, The Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce in partnership with the Department of Labor will host a hiring event available for Blackman High School and Holloway High School seniors. It will take place during the morning class periods. Various of jobs in some of Rutherford County’s fastest...

New Year, New Library

Candace Whitehead, Reporter

March 23, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

Beginning in late December, the library was closed for roughly a month for the renovations. With the library recently reopening, the students were not disappointed. "It's great, [and] I like it. It still smells new, and that [the opening of the library] was a month ago," said Triston Dwinell, s...

ACT Prep Resources and Advice

Candace Whitehead, Reporter

March 16, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

As next week approaches, so does the ACT. It is a very important test and can be extremely stressful, especially if you are unprepared. For this test, studying is a major benefit in excelling and getting the score you want. If you are lost for sources and feel overwhelmed, do not fret. Here is...

Blackman High School Presents: You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown

Blackman High School Presents: You’re A Good Man, Charlie Brown

Neko Collins and Ariana Tillis, Reporters

March 7, 2017


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Lifestyles, Spotlights

Drama is performing a production of the musical You’re a Good Man Charlie Brown on Thursday, March 9th, at 10:00 A.M. for all grade levels. Tickets will be on sale before school and during lunch on Wednesday for $6.00 per person. The cast and stage workers have been practicing and preparing for...