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Quiz Bowl seniors competed at a tournament on December 4th.

Quiz Bowl came back strong in its first post-COVID competition

Michelle Loria, Reporter December 16, 2021

Quiz Bowl is an academic club that challenges students on their academic knowledge in a Jeopardy style.   “Quiz Bowl has been going on across the state for a while. It’s kind of an academic...

Blackmans E-Sports team is accomplishing more than previous years and getting more competitive.

Blackman’s E-Sports are gaming their way to the top

Ava Porter, Reporter December 16, 2021

The 2021 Blackman High School E-Sports team is on a roll. Last year, the team didn’t quite make it to tournaments. This year, they made it to tournaments and put up a fight. Their growth has shown...

Blackman has introduced a Dell Tech Crew comprised of students to assist Blackmans IT specialist.

Student Tech Crew is logging on with Dell certification

Angel Perez-Escobar, Reporter December 16, 2021

The Student Dell Tech Crew is Blackman’s crew of students, certified by Dell, that assist Carl Miller, our IT specialist.  As most of the students and teachers know well, Blackman and Rutherford...

FFA officers smile for a picture in front of Lucas Oil Stadium at the National Covention.

Blackman represented at National FFA Convention

Brenlee Goins, News Editor December 2, 2021

The large and involved agricultural science program at Blackman High School allows students to participate in many hands-on events and fundraisers around the community.  “It is a two-teacher...

Geneva Cook and Sienna Holl are president and vice president of the Rutherford Education Association.

Cook and Holl lead the Rutherford Education Association

Ava Porter, Reporter November 30, 2021

Every American must pass through specific doors at least once in their life to gain higher knowledge about the world around them. The public school system is a system people go through to do this.  In...

Blackman has a new school nurse this year: Nurse Sloan Lowe.

Nurse Lowe: Blackman’s newest superhero

Angel Perez-Escobar, Reporter November 30, 2021

At the beginning of this Blackman welcomed the new school nurse: Sloan Lowe.   After having a peer with Cystic fibrosis, Lowe decided to go into the medical field. Cystic fibrosis is a rare disease...

Jenene Grover won Staff of the Month for October for The Blackman Voice.

Staff of the Month: October

Savannah Brown, Graphics Editor November 4, 2021

What are your hobbies? I love to play video games: usually Minecraft, but I’ve been into Portal 2 recently. What is your favorite thing to do in your free time? Honestly, at this point, sleep. Hanging...

The Matchbook is the Literary Journal at Blackman High School.

One match, one Blaze: Blackman’s literary journal helps represent students’ works

Angel Perez-Escobar, Reporter October 26, 2021

A literary journal is a composition of different literary works and Blackman has their very own. This is their second year publishing a literary journal. It is the newest addition to Blackman’s various...

Staff of the Month: September

Staff of the Month: September

Savannah Brown, Graphics Editor October 26, 2021

What are your hobbies? I am involved in many clubs, I play and teach golf to kids, and I help coach my brother’s coach pitch team.  What is your favorite thing to do in your free time?  Go outside,...

Mo Stephens won Staff of the Month for September for The Blackman Voice.

Staff of the Month: August

Savannah Brown, Graphics Designer September 30, 2021

What are your hobbies?  Color guard, reading, and writing  What is your favorite thing to do in your free time?  Color guard  What is your favorite music genre, and favorite song?  Alternative  “Dumpster” by...

For Homecoming 2021, Student Council chose different dress-up days every day, rather than sticking to a theme.

‘The Comeback’ – Homecoming 2021 schedule

Marciana J. Johnson and Maia O’Brien September 16, 2021

Stationary Parade - 9:00-10:30  Students will be released to walk and view the parade floats, and once their group finishes, they will return to class. Students will be dismissed to walk through...

Blackman High School and Riverdale High School are having a fundraiser to raise money for Humphreys County.

Blackman and Riverdale team up in “penny war” before their annual showdown

Jenene Grover, Editor in chief September 2, 2021

Blackman High School is participating in a “Penny War” from August 30-Sept. 3 to raise money for Waverly High School in Humphreys County, Tennessee, where there are many people in need due to...

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