The Blackman Voice

Blaze briefs: February 6th-February 14th

Blaze briefs: February 6th-February 14th

Taylor Matney, Reporter

February 4, 2020

THIS WEEK Thursday, February 6   Progress reports for the third quarter  Friday, February 7   Smoothie King’s smoothie sold every Friday for $5  Saturday, February 8   February ACT  Competition cheer at Nationals start at 7:30 am     UP NEXT Thursday, February 13...

Clue Debuts at Blackman

Clue Debuts at Blackman

Ally Blake, Reporter

November 21, 2019

Clue is making its BHS debut this week.  First known as a board game, Clue eventually became a movie. The play is more based off the movie than the game.  Clue is about a group of adults traveling in 1954, from Washington D.C. to New England. They were all sent a letter to come to this rem...

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

Mr. Ken Reed holding Mrs. Andrea Holder's bucket.

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

Photo courtesy of Blackman Wrestling Twitter

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 beautiful spead of christmas cookies iced to perfection.

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

All the Rutherford Works interns gathered.

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 Hurts speak to the Blackman Voice staff in the courtyard.

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...