The Blackman Voice

Megan Roth’s Capstone: Look up Blackman

Megan Roth, Editor-in-Chief

November 22, 2019

For the second article in my Capstone series. I gathered all of the planets, constellations, and unique changes in the night sky for the last two weeks of November 2019.   The constellations visible throughout all of November include Pisces, Sculptor, Tucana, Andromeda, Cassiopeia, and Phoenix.   Middle Tennessee will also be at the center of the Alpha Monocertoid meteor shower...

Megan Roth’s Capstone: Interview with NASA’s Joe White

Megan Roth, Editor-in-Chief

November 21, 2019

As a part of my Capstone project, I am publishing a series of articles about space exploration, astronomy, and other related topics.   For the first article, I interviewed an aerospace engineer and have detailed the conversation below.  For context, Joe White is a retired aerospace engineer...

Blaze band wows for 20 years

Blaze band wows for 20 years

Ally Blake, Reporter

November 8, 2019

The band at Blackman high school has been developing many students’ pathways and interests for the past 20 years.   "When we opened the school, back in 2000, it was a really cool opportunity to do something that hadn’t been done before,” Brenda Monson, the band director, stated.   Monson has been the band director fr...

Cling, the new wave at BHS

Cling, the new wave at BHS

Alaysia Brown, Lifestyles Editor

November 4, 2019

Cling  /kliNG/  Verb, (of a person or animal) hold on tightly to.  From a doodle to the bodies of BHS students, Cling is the new must have brand. Carlos Coronel, Nel Quintanilla, and Mollee McIndoo, seniors, are the minds behind the new school streetwear inspired clothing line.   The brand was establis...

The Faulk Siblings

The Faulk Siblings

Maddy Williams, Managing Editor

October 31, 2019

The Faulk siblings are former Blackman Voice staffers that have applied the skills they learned on The Voice staff as well as at Blackman to aide them in their careers and lives today.   “I went to MTSU and majored in early childhood education but decided to take some time off to decide if that...

Club spotlight: Blackman CARES

Club spotlight: Blackman CARES

Jenene Grover, Reporter

October 1, 2019

Community is the word used to describe a group of people who all have something in common to one another. While a community does not need a caring environment, Blackman High School’s community provides an accepting and compassionate environment.  Students in the Blackman Cares (compassion, acceptance, respect, e...

STEM: Creating Woodwork for the Teachers

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

May 10, 2019

Our STEM 3 classes have been working diligently to make personalized wood gifts for teachers here at Blackman. They can make anything from stools to doorstops to podiums and the money raised benefits them in a big way.   In one of Mr. Hardison’s classes, a group made aa giant interactive peri...

Blackman Culinary Arts Wins Elite 50 Award

Blackman Culinary Arts Wins Elite 50 Award

Mia Isom, Reporter

May 3, 2019

  Blackman High School was recognized as one of the elite hospitality programs in the USA.  Hospitality and tourism are all about food and accommodations. The pathway of hospitality and tourism is a competitive career path to go down and experience.    Recently, the BHS culinary arts program competed in the El...

Names in the News!

Names in the News!

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

April 11, 2019

Valedictorians for the class of 2019:* Catherine Anderson Kyleigh Bowers  Katherine Brewer  Aubrey Caster  Keaton Dewitt Catherine Dodd  Bailey Eshleman  Keagan Hemsley  Asa Herbert Miah Van der Heyden Kristina Hughes  Emma Kassebaum Alyssa Mealer Rebecca Nichols ...

Devin Lampitt: Blackman Voice Alumnnus

Devin Lampitt: Blackman Voice Alumnnus

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

March 20, 2019

Behind the scenes of her studies, she hosts her own radio show: The Basement, which airs every Wednesday from 2-3 p.m. on 88.3FM WMTS Murfreesboro at MTSU. Devin Lampitt is a Blackman High graduate who now attends MTSU, majoring in Journalism.  Lampitt started out last semester as an intern and ...

Blackman Bowling: A Close to The Season

Blackman Bowling: A Close to The Season

Kylie Tarver, Sports' Editor

March 11, 2019

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...