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Staying safe in college

Mo Stephens, Business Manager May 17, 2022

Often after graduation, students live outside their home for the first time.    With this rite of passage comes a new, often unknown area to navigate: personal safety. It is important to learn how...

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...

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...

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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Nurse Durrett, Blackman Highs school nurse, has adapted to each change caused by the pandemic.

Nurse Durrett: adapting to being a school nurse amidst a pandemic

Matt Taylor, Reporter March 4, 2021

Nurses are often faced with many challenges throughout their careers, and with the growing pandemic, those challenges are increased.  Amanda Durrett, the nurse at Blackman High School, was born...

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