The Blackman Voice

October staff of the month

October staff of the month
November 19, 2020

Where two Blackman alumni and former Blackman Voice staff members are today

Danielle Parades is shown on the bottom row, second from the left. Shamani Salahuddin is seen on the bottom row, in the center.
November 16, 2020

As we celebrate the 20th, now 21st anniversary of Blackman High School, we have looked to The Blackman Voice’s alumni to see where they are now. Many of them are pursuing journalism in their careers...

Times may change, but the blaze doesn’t

Mr. Smith, one of our new assistant principals.
November 16, 2020

Justin Smith, former instructional coach, is currently serving as an assistant principal at Blackman High in the place of Tim Pedigo and is pursuing an Education Specialist degree in Accountability...

J-Staff 2020: It’s NOT Goodbye, It’s Hello!

May 22, 2020

2020 J-Staff Seniors, We didn't get to have our Senior Celebration. You didn't get to have prom at MTSU, but we're still holding out hope for a spunky, fun prom on campus in June. You didn't get to...

Blackman alumni and former Blackman Voice writers return to Rutherford County Schools

Caitlyn Parris as a BHS senior in the bottom row second from the left.
May 5, 2020

Often times you may wonder, “Will what I learn in my classes actually teach me anything for my future?”  These Blackman alumni prove the opposite—they still use the skills they learned in Journalism...

Former Blackman and Tennessee Volunteer football star Jauan Jennings selected in the 7th round of the 2020 NFL Draft by the San Fransisco 49ers

Jennings playing football for the Blaze.
May 1, 2020

On late Saturday afternoon, chances of getting drafted looked bleak for Jauan Jennings. When the seventh and final round of the 2020 NFL Draft began Jennings had yet to be selected. Jennings had been projected...

Elisa Burks wins Rutherford County Teacher of the Year

Elisa Burks wins Rutherford County Teacher of the Year
February 24, 2020

What do you remember most about your favorite teacher? Was it their attitude in the classroom? Was it the way they taught?  Teaching is a demanding and complicated job. It requires rules to be set...

A conversation with 2005 alumnus Kenny Meredith

Seadorf and Meredith discuss Meredith's athletic career here at Blackman.
Photo story: Champion, Kenny Meredith, returns to Blackman High and shares his story.
February 20, 2020

There’s a new sheriff in town: Officer Reed

Officer Reed is among twelve other deputies who won Officer of the Month.
February 3, 2020

Blackman High School has welcomed a new School Resource Officer to the staff. Officer Teresa Reed has done an excellent job, so far, in protecting the school which is why she has received an award for...

BHS Signings

Joelle Patton – Liberty University – Track and Basketball
January 23, 2020

Senior capstone symposium

Senior capstone symposium
Blackman Collegiate Academy seniors showcase their capstone projects.
January 13, 2020

Megan Roth’s Capstone: Look up Blackman

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...

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