The Blackman Voice

Photos from the 2021 Blackman Softball season

Mckenzie Wade, Reporter May 21, 2021

The following are some photos from the 2021 Blackman Softball Season. The Lady Blaze finished the season 6th in the district and with an overall record of 5-22-2.

Callie Wright, Kindergarten

From Sparks to Blaze

Maddy Williams, Editor in Chief April 29, 2021

Seadorf completing the wing challenge for the Titlewish book fundraiser.

I dare you to donate

Brenlee Goins, Reporter April 22, 2021

Do you want to see Brian Seadorf, BHS librarian, run drills with the softball team or hold a snake? If so, now is your opportunity.   Blackman librarians have set up a fundraiser for BHS, which essentially...

Xavier Bowers (front left) with his Earth Science class taught by Cortney Meadows his freshman year.

Bowers recovers from major surgery

Brenlee Goins, Reporter April 8, 2021

On February 13, a mass was found on the left side of Xavier Bowers’s brain, causing severe weakness throughout his left side. Two days later, he underwent a nine hour operation, removing a good majority...

Should Rutherford County Schools discontinue mask requirements in the classroom?

The Rutherford County Board of Education will meet on Tuesday, April 6, to vote on whether masks should be required in county schools for the remainder of the 2020-21 school year.  With...

Matt Taylor is pictured enjoying a Starbucks drink, one of the many places to get coffees and teas.

Matt’s monthly mixes: March

Matt Taylor, Reporter March 24, 2021

With spring around the corner, our favorite seasonal drinks are going to be replaced with new ones; however, that doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy a nice drink at your favorite coffee shop.  When...

Students wear masks in the uncrowded hallway during class changes.

Rutherford County Schools discusses mask mandate continuation

Zoe Vecchio, Graphics Editor March 18, 2021

Rutherford County’s mask mandate ended at 12:00 a.m. on Monday, March 15, 2021. The County Board of Education will be meeting at 5 p.m. tonight, March 18, to discuss, among other topics, the renewal versus termination...

Reflecting on the COVID-19 pandemic and how this past year affected us.

Discovering joy through shared hardships

The COVID-19 pandemic began in March 2020. On March 13, 2020, students exited Blackman High School, expecting a short break while the school was deep cleaned. However, students did not return...

Cheer goes country

Brenlee Goins, Reporter March 15, 2021

Thomas Rhett has been one of the most popular country/pop music artists of today’s time. Winning ten major music awards and having been nominated for four Grammy awards, he has slowly risen to the...

Black History Month celebration

Black History Month celebration

Maddy Williams, Editor in Chief March 12, 2021

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Taylor Matney's garden.

Taylor’s top 10: March

Taylor Matney, Reporter March 12, 2021

Spring is around the corner, which means it is time for open windows and blooming flowers. These are some of my favorite songs to play and movies to watch on rainy days and things to do on sunny days.  Songs: ...

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