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Blackman Bowling: A Close to The Season

Blackman Bowling: A Close to The Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports' Editor

March 11, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter Sports

Blackman High School’s bowling team had pulled out another win as their season comes to an end. The bowlers have won their third region title and their fourth district title. This is also the third time in the last three years they have made it to state.   “We were very happy, I mean, we’re always the little underdog team. When we can go in and beat a team with a lot of subs, we are always happy...

Promposal Contest 2019

Promposal Contest 2019
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Sienna Phillips, News Editor

March 6, 2019


Filed under Lifestyles, Showcase

It’s that time of year again! The Blackman Voice is holding another promposal contest! To enter the contest, post a video of your promposal on twitter and tag the Blackman Voice @thevoicebhs with the hashtag #bhspromposal2k19. Three promposal winners win a $50 Street Tuxedo voucher. T...

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...

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.

A Baker’s Success Story: Abby McDaniel

A Baker’s Success Story: Abby McDaniel

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

February 14, 2019


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights, Student

Senior Abby McDaniel takes all honors classes here at Blackman but still manages to bake cookies, cakes, and other things three times a week. McDaniel started baking about a year ago and now bakes for everyone from her family to school organizations to sport teams. McDaniel began last year with inspirations...

Resurrecting Robin: A Helping Hand

Resurrecting Robin: A Helping Hand

Katelyn Morrow, Reporter

February 11, 2019


Filed under News, Showcase

Finding the light in a bad situation  Founded in 2006 by one of Blackman’s very own, Resurrecting Robin is a non-profit organization that provides support to local domestic violence shelters. They collect donations and accept new or unused items. This includes toiletries, school supplies, toys, an...

Matthew Hurtt: Blackman Voice Alumnus

Matthew Hurtt: Blackman Voice Alumnus

Sienna Phillips and Mia Isom

February 5, 2019


Filed under Alumni, News, Showcase, Spotlights

Blackman alumnus Matthew Hurtt advanced from being a news reporter for The Blackman Voice, to a freelance reporter, to working for a non-profit organization.  “I think the most important thing that I learned at Blackman, and particularly on the newspaper, is working together to reach a deadline. I...

Bullet Journaling For Students

Bullet Journaling For Students

January 29, 2019


Filed under Entertainment, Lifestyles, Showcase

Bullet Journaling is a creative way to plan your weeks, months, and years. They are just like normal agendas except every page comes blank and you fill them in yourself. There are light dots, grid formations, all over the pages to help with making straight lines. There are so many styles of bullet jo...