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Hope vs TN Promise

Hope vs TN Promise

Jenene Grover, Reporter

November 21, 2019

  TN Promise Scholarship  TN Hope Scholarship  What are minimum requirements for scholarship?  High school degree or GED/HISET, attend mandatory meetings and participate in the mentoring program  Tennessee resident for at least 1 year, graduate from an eligible TN high school, minimum 21 on ACT or 1060 on SAT, minimum 3.0 GPA (unweighted),...

Choosing a college

Mckenzie Wade, Reporter

November 19, 2019

Finding the right college is a difficult task; there are many questions you must ask yourself before even considering any college. This process should be not rushed. It’s better to be patient with this process because the college chosen could be your future for two or more years and paves the path f...

FAFSA Information

Jenene Grover, Reporter

October 28, 2019

The time has come for Seniors to start applying for college, scholarships, and financial aid.   The most well-known and important financial aid application is the FAFSA (Free Application for Free Student Aid). The FAFSA is the qualification application for government money, grants, scholarships, ...

The 2018 Heisman Candidates

The 2018 Heisman Candidates

Megan Roth, Managing Editor

December 9, 2018

Coming up on December 8th the 84th annual Heisman Memorial Trophy will be awarded. The Heisman Trophy recognizes the most outstanding college football player in the U.S. and is given based on many factors such as performance, hard work, and the showing of integrity.   This year the ten athl...

Alberto Ortiz: One of Three in The Nation

Alberto Ortiz: One of Three in The Nation

Maddy Williams, Reporter

December 6, 2018

The Rose Scholarship, created by NBA star Derrick Rose, inspires students to put in the work to achieve their goals. This scholarship is granted to only three people in the nation. Alberto Ortiz, senior at Blackman, received this scholarship.  Receiving this scholarship required preparation and hard w...

Mini-College Fair at Blackman

Mini-College Fair at Blackman

Mckenzie Clarke, Editor-in-Chief

February 6, 2018

Blackman is hosting a college fair to be held this Wednesday, February 7th. A group of colleges within the southeastern region will have representatives present to provide information on their institution of origin. The fair will take place during all three lunches, so be sure to stop by so you can...

Need Money for College? Take A Look At These Scholarships

Need Money for College? Take A Look At These Scholarships

Danielle Paredes, Reporter

November 17, 2017

Senior year is a busy year for students given college applications and FAFSA,  not to mention still having to keep up with homework and extracurriculars. With all the paperwork piling up, some may forget the most important of them all. Scholarships. Scholarships are the key to getting into college...