The Blackman Voice

Blaze briefs: November 13th-November 16th

Blaze briefs: November 13th-November 16th

Sienna Philips, News Editor

November 18, 2019

Wednesday, November 13th Senior breakfast; senior superlatives were announced. Most school spirit; Seth Willow, Kylie Harkins Most talented; Jesse Morgan, CeCe Gibson Most congenial; Garrett Stirewalt, Allie Rubel Wittiest; Hunter Dallas, Meredith Crews Most likely to succeed; Bernard Ekwua...

BHS fund-raising for ALS

BHS fund-raising for ALS

Sienna Philips, News Editor

November 14, 2019

At Blackman High School, the entire student body has an opportunity to have their favorite (or least favorite) administrators get pied in the face. Each administrator has a bucket to collect money outside of the bank. Whoever collects the most money will endure the worst punishment. The punishments wi...

Blaze briefs: week of 9/23

Blaze briefs: week of 9/23

Sienna Phillips, news editor

October 2, 2019

LAST WEEK: Saturday, September 21st The Blackman Boys Rugby Team competed in the Irish 7’s Ruggerfest tournament and went 5-1. They won 35-5 in the final. Thursday, September 26th The Lady Blaze soccer team defeated Smyrna 3-1 for their senior night. Friday, September 27th ...

Blaze Briefs

Sienna Phillips, News Editor

September 26, 2019

LAST WEEK:  Tuesday, September 17th   The Lady Blaze soccer team beat Riverdale 3-2.  Thank you to our special guest for the speaker series “A Conversation With...”, Karah Boyce Pennington.      Friday, September 20th  The Blaze defeated Warren County 41-7.  Congratulations...

Wrestling Takes it To The Mat

Wrestling Takes it To The Mat

Katelyn Morrow, Reporter

April 11, 2019

Although they didn’t win all the tournaments this season, the wrestling team achieved many commendable achievements.   The team competed in tournaments including TSSAA (Tennessee Secondary Sports Athletic Association) state duals, Bradley central invitational, and the WRAL invitational.  Senior Landon Fowler won his fifth region championship while also winning the Region 5 Wrestler of the Year...

Devin Lampitt: Blackman Voice Alumnnus

Devin Lampitt: Blackman Voice Alumnnus

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

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 now attends MTSU, majoring in Journalism.  Lampitt started out last semester as an intern and ...

Promposal Contest 2019

Promposal Contest 2019
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Sienna Phillips, News Editor

March 6, 2019

It’s that time of year again! The Blackman Voice is holding another promposal contest! To enter the contest, post a video of your promposal on twitter and tag the Blackman Voice @thevoicebhs with the hashtag #bhspromposal2k19. Three promposal winners win a $50 Street Tuxedo voucher. T...

A Baker’s Success Story: Abby McDaniel

A Baker’s Success Story: Abby McDaniel

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

February 14, 2019

Senior Abby McDaniel takes all honors classes here at Blackman but still manages to bake cookies, cakes, and other things three times a week. McDaniel started baking about a year ago and now bakes for everyone from her family to school organizations to sport teams. McDaniel began last year with inspirations...

Rutherford Works Internship

Rutherford Works Internship

Danielle Paredes, Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2019

Rutherford Works creates a partnership with other who employers who provide work experience and assignments for students who wish to go in depth in their area of interest. This program is a paid internship that allows rising seniors to gain experience with a Rutherford County employer. Kyleig...

Matthew Hurtt: Blackman Voice Alumnus

Matthew Hurtt: Blackman Voice Alumnus

Sienna Phillips and Mia Isom

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 I learned at Blackman, and particularly on the newspaper, is working together to reach a deadline. I...

Youth Leadership Rutherford

Youth Leadership Rutherford

Kayla Donaldson, Reporter

February 1, 2019

The Business Education Partnership (BEP) Foundation is an organization founded in 1988 with help from the Rutherford County Chamber of Commerce.   Starting on January 7th, applications for Youth Leadership Rutherford open for current high school juniors for the 2019-2020 school year in Rutherfor...

Blackman High Football Managers

Blackman High Football Managers

Kylie Tarver, Sports Editor

January 23, 2019

You always hear about the football team, but do you ever hear about the football managers? The job is harder than you think. This is an insight to the hard work, effort, and time they put into it. According to the managers, however, it is all worth it in the end.  Total, there are nine managers; these i...