The Blackman Voice

Blaze on the green

Megan Roth, Editor-in-Chief

January 10, 2020

This year the Blackman High golf team made big swings. The Blaze and Lady Blaze went 7-1, capping off their season with almost all wins. Coach, Barry Wortman, says  “Our team has high character kids who have good work ethic.”  The golf team’s extensive work ethic lead them to be able t...

WE ARE HIRING!

WE ARE HIRING!

December 6, 2019

The Blackman Voice is hiring staff for the 2020-21 school year. We are looking for news, lifestyles, and sports reporters, a graphics editor, and a photo editor. If you are interested in any of these positions, please complete the attached application and have three of your teachers complete recommen...

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...

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...

Basketball Hidden Gem: A Player in The Works

Basketball Hidden Gem: A Player in The Works

Katelyn Morrow, Reporter

April 25, 2019

In basketball, you may hear about the shooting guard, the point guard, the power forward, and many more. But many may not hear about the practice players.   The practice player is someone who practices with the team but isn't a part of the main roster.   Senior Haneef Sharif is one of the practice ...

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 ...

Dual Enrollment Exam Schedule

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

December 6, 2018

Dual Enrollment Exam Schedule (12/10 - 12/13)    Monday, December 10  8:30 - 10:30 College Algebra, Room G-20  10:30 - 12:30 Statistics, Room G-20; Students will attend 3rd lunch    Tuesday, December 11  English will be tested at their regular time in their regular class...

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Dialectical Behavior Therapy

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

November 14, 2018

Mindfulness is the practice of being conscious and present in one's day to day life and could be a remedy to all the stress high school students face. Emma Kassebaum, a senior in the Blackman Collegiate Academy, did her Capstone project over mindfulness and using techniques to be mindful.   ...