The Blackman Voice

Governor’s School: An Intensive Program

Governor’s School: An Intensive Program

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

November 12, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

Although school began a few months ago, opportunities are already opening for students. Governor’s School is a prime example.   The Tennessee Governor’s School is a summer program for talented and gifted students. It lasts for five weeks and is open to sophomores and juniors. There are eleven...

Annual Choral Veterans Tribute

Annual Choral Veterans Tribute

Shamani Salahuddin, Photo Editor

November 9, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Clubs, News, Showcase

On Thursday, November 8, the Blackman Chorus performed an appreciation for the men and women who have served for our country.  I had a Q&A with Mrs. Wendy Payne, conductor of the choir, to get her input of the event:  Why is honoring our military so important?  “Firstly, I have clos...

New School Policies that Affect Blackman

New School Policies that Affect Blackman

Mia Isom, Reporter

November 8, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News, Showcase

The school policies have been changed, but are they for the better? Many members of the faculty at Blackman and the student body have various opinions on if the new rules have helped.  Policy Change #1  Students may wear their earbuds in the hallway and listen to music getting to their next class.  “Music is kind of a release for me,...

Voting in Tennessee On the Rise

Voting in Tennessee On the Rise

Sienna Phillips, news editor

November 4, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase

According to Giaccobi, “18 to 21-year-olds are the smallest percentage of voters in this nation.

Miss BHS Pageant 2018

Miss BHS Pageant 2018

Maddy Williams, Reporter

October 30, 2018


Filed under News

The Miss BHS Pageant was held Friday, October 19th at 6pm. Ainsley King, Kylie Harkins, and Jasceny Mason placed in this pageant, and Iranessa Spencer was crowned as Miss BHS 2018.

Blackman Trunk or Treat Returns Next Week

Blackman Trunk or Treat Returns Next Week

Mia Isom, reporter

October 26, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

The Blackman Trunk or Treat is an annual event held near Halloween for kids to trick or treat in the parking lot outside the gym of Blackman High School. The 2018 Trunk or Treat will be held at Blackman on October 3oth  from 5:00 p.m. – 7:00 p.m.  “I think being involved in is really good...

Homecoming 2018 Parade

Homecoming 2018 Parade

Shamani Salahuddin, Photo Editor

October 23, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, News

What Is The PSAT and Why Should I Take It?

What Is The PSAT and Why Should I Take It?

Mia Isom, Reporter

October 18, 2018


Filed under News

What Is The PSAT and Why Should I Take It?  The PSAT is a mock test designed to help students prepare for the SAT and the ACT.  It tests students on their reading, writing, and math skills.   It is designed with a specific scoring range, the PSAT composite score begins at 320-1520. On the indivi...