The Blackman Voice

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...

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...

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

The Faulk Siblings

Gini Faulk at work.
Voice Alumni Spotlight
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...

Devin Lampitt: Blackman Voice Alumnnus

Devin Lampitt: Blackman Voice Alumnnus
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...

Ali Vice: A Rising Actress

Ali Vice: A Rising Actress
February 15, 2019

Ali Vice, a former Blackman student, graduated in 2007 and is slowly making her dreams of becoming a performer come true.  Since graduating, Vice has gotten involved with Bollywood, the Indian-Hindi...

Matthew Hurtt: Blackman Voice Alumnus

Matthew Hurts speak to the Blackman Voice staff in the courtyard.
February 5, 2019

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...

An NFL Star Among Us

October 23, 2018

Former Blackman football player I’tavius Mathers is sharing his skills with our freshman football team. After six years of being away from Blackman, he returned to where it all started. Mathers went...

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