The Blackman Voice

Surviving Capstone 101 

Surviving Capstone 101 

April 9, 2018


Filed under @BlackmanNews, Showcase, Spotlights

Capstone is right around the corner for rising seniors, and speaking as someone who successfully completed the course, I know how stressful it can be.    I remember April 2017 when I was wondering what my project would be or if I was capable of completing a project of this magnitude. I had heard t...

Noah Boyd: A Closer Look

Noah Boyd: A Closer Look

March 20, 2018


Filed under Sports, Spotlights, Student

Sophomore Noah Boyd has once again qualified for his second consecutive trip to state. Boyd beat his personal best and ranking not once but twice in two different events.   He qualified for three different events but only competed in two because of swimming guidelines. Boyd chose the 100 ...

Blackman Cheer: Building a Legacy

Blackman Cheer: Building a Legacy

Morgan Tincher, Reporter

March 15, 2018


Filed under News, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights

Blackman’s domination in cheer has created a culture that is bringing in students from all over. Blackman High School’s Coed Cheer Team recently brought home their sixth national title from the Universal Cheerleaders Association National High School Cheerleading Championship in Orlando, Florida,...

A trip to New York City!

A trip to New York City!

Chloe Blake, Reporter

February 28, 2018


Filed under Lifestyles, Showcase, Spotlights

  My parents surprised me with a trip to New York City for my sixteenth birthday. I documented my experiences and put them all together for you!...

Calista Brownlow-Sliding In The Life of A Hockey Player

Calista Brownlow-Sliding In The Life of A Hockey Player

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

January 31, 2018


Filed under Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter Sports

Only 21% of hockey players are girls, and one of them attends Blackman High School. Calista Brownlow, sophomore, is a member of the Blackman High School hockey team and has been since her freshman year. She stands out from the rest of the players because she is the only girl. Brownlow is now a...

Texas Roadhouse Dine to Donate

Texas Roadhouse Dine to Donate

Mckenzie Clarke, Co-Editor-in-Chief

December 4, 2017


Filed under Clubs, News, Showcase

Journalism is having a fundraiser! On Monday, December 11th, the team is partnering with Texas Roadhouse to raise funds to support our program. The event will take place between 4 p.m. and 10 p.m. Ten percent of the profits will be donated to the staff with every meal bought, so friends and family a...

DECA Breakfast Challenge: Learn and Earn Project

DECA Breakfast Challenge: Learn and Earn Project

Kenzi Vetter, Co-Editor

November 29, 2017


Filed under Clubs, Clubs, News, Showcase

This Friday, December 1st, students in Mrs. Delbridge's Intro to Business class will be doing a breakfast in the cafeteria before school. This is a fundraiser to raise money for the Vanderbilt Children's Hospital Toy Closet. There are generally about 50 kids in the hospital at Vanderbilt on Christmas....

Eva Mozes Kor’s Unbelievable Story of Survival

Eva Mozes Kor’s Unbelievable Story of Survival

Devin Lampitt, Reporter

November 28, 2017


Filed under Showcase, Spotlights

On November 4th, Holocaust survivor, Eva Mozes Kor, spoke to the people of Murfreesboro about her experience in Auschwitz during the Holocaust. Kor had to endure multiple experiments because she was a twin. These were called the Mengele Experiments.   Eva and her sister Miriam were having a normal day when a group of men stormed into their house and told them that they had two hours to pack all of their belongings. The...

Blackman Cheer Teams Place First at Competition

Blackman Cheer Teams Place First at Competition

Ashlee Jarrett, Reporter

November 20, 2017


Filed under Fall Sports, Showcase, Sports, Spotlights, Winter Sports

  On Saturday, November 11th, the football coed cheerleading team and the basketball cheerleading team both earned first place trophies in the TSSAA State Cheerleading Competition.  After three years of competing, the varsity basketball cheerleading team finally placed first place ...