The Blackman Voice

Blackman alumni and former Blackman Voice writers return to Rutherford County Schools

Caitlyn Parris as a BHS senior in the bottom row second from the left.

Maddy Williams, Editor in Chief

May 5, 2020

Often times you may wonder, “Will what I learn in my classes actually teach me anything for my future?”  These Blackman alumni prove the opposite—they still use the skills they learned in Journalism for their careers now. Matt Brewer and Caitlyn Parris are former Blackman Voice staff members ...

Elisa Burks wins Rutherford County Teacher of the Year

Elisa Burks wins Rutherford County Teacher of the Year

Jenene Grover, Reporter

February 24, 2020

What do you remember most about your favorite teacher? Was it their attitude in the classroom? Was it the way they taught?  Teaching is a demanding and complicated job. It requires rules to be set in place, broad knowledge in the subject matter you are teaching, and enthusiasm for helping other people. An excellent teacher is a lifelong learner who is passionate about not only the subject matter but also...

There’s a new sheriff in town: Officer Reed

Officer Reed is among twelve other deputies who won Officer of the Month.

Mckenzie Wade, Reporter

February 3, 2020

Blackman High School has welcomed a new School Resource Officer to the staff. Officer Teresa Reed has done an excellent job, so far, in protecting the school which is why she has received an award for this excellence.  Twelve officers, including Reed, received the ‘Officer of the Mont’ award or...

Club spotlight: Blackman CARES

(Pictured from left to right) Morgan Stephens, sophomore; Julian Young. Carlos Coronel ,Keyah Suel, Kelsi McGregor, seniors, pictured with Kim Garrott, Atlas coordinator

Blackman Cares Club finish their school drive by giving the supplies to Garrott for Atlas students.

Jenene Grover, Reporter

October 1, 2019

Community is the word used to describe a group of people who all have something in common to one another. While a community does not need a caring environment, Blackman High School’s community provides an accepting and compassionate environment.  Students in the Blackman Cares (compassion, acceptance, respect, e...