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May 31, 2017 by myracinecounty

He was born Oct. 24, 1927, to the late Peter and Mary (Rinser) Bettinger in Milwaukee. He graduated from Messmer High School. He was married to the late ... He was great fan of all Wisconsin sports teams and enjoyed playing Pai Gou at Potawatomi Casino.

Microsoft TEALS launching in Wisconsin

May 25, 2017 by (Milwaukee) (Milwaukee)TEALS, which aims to get computer science education into every high school, will be offered at 15 Wisconsin schools, four of which are in Milwaukee. Messmer High School, Tenor High School, Veritas High School and University School of Milwaukee are ...

Wauwatosa East girls track and field takes seventh place at the Viking Invitational

April 25, 2017 by Wauwatosa Now

Wauwatosa NowThe Red Raiders then won the 4x400 relay crown en route to taking seventh place at the Viking Invitational hosted by Wisconsin Lutheran High School on April 22. Tosa East scored 41 points to finish ahead of Milwaukee Hamilton, Messmer and Germantown ...

Milwaukee Choice School Sues MPS Over Transportation Costs

March 23, 2017 by WUWM

WUWMLeaders at St. Joan Antida High School say MPS has refused to address the transportation issue, violating state law and discriminating against students who attend private religious schools. “It is our intent ... Lawyers at the Wisconsin Institute for ...

St. Joan Antida High School sues Milwaukee Public Schools over student busing

March 22, 2017 by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelSt. Joan Antida isn't the only private school pressuring MPS for more bus money. Messmer Catholic Schools leaders have asked MPS to re-evaluate their transportation agreements because Messmer believes the district has been applying a technical point ...

Police, community come together for Thanksgiving meal

November 21, 2016 by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelLona Kujjo and Latroy Dawson surveyed the scene in the cafeteria at Messmer Preparatory Catholic School on Sunday and couldn't help but feel a twinge of pride. The Messmer High School seniors had spent hours at Milwaukee Area Technical College last ...

College, high school students cook with Milwaukee police

November 17, 2016 by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelMore than a dozen culinary arts students at Milwaukee Area Technical College and students from Messmer High School joined Milwaukee police officers this week in cooking for an upcoming community meal. The group cooked enough food Wednesday for ...

“Food brings people together:” High school, MATC students, officers prepare meal for those less fortunate

November 16, 2016 by

fox6now.comThe group preparing the dinner included a chef, some MATC culinary students, some Messmer High School students and a couple of police officers. Their goal is to feed 400 people from Milwaukee's Harambee and Riverwest neighborhoods on Sunday ...

Two Wisconsin girls arrested for 'creepy clown' threats

October 5, 2016 by WTMJ-TV (press release) (registration) (blog)

WTMJ-TV (press release) (registration) (blog)Two Wisconsin girls arrested for 'creepy clown' threats. The threats were deemed ... in southeastern Wisconsin. One of those threats allegedly targeted shootings at five Milwaukee high schools by a person wearing a clown mask. ... The teen behind the ...

Teens hear message of forgiveness from Israeli and Palestinian parents

October 4, 2016 by Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Milwaukee Neighborhood News ServiceJacob Jones, a 17-year-old senior at Milwaukee High School of the Arts, agreed with Mohamed. “People our age should hear more about issues from around the world,” he said. “It's important to have big perspectives on life.” Jones was touched by Damelin ...

“I can't feel prouder than I do right now:” Messmer Schools celebrate 90th anniversary

September 13, 2016 by

fox6now.comMILWAUKEE -- Like the new tree planted outside the high school, Messmer Catholic Schools have their roots planted firmly in Milwaukee. Messmer Schools celebrate 90th anniversary "Today, September 13th, 2016," said Jim Piatt, the President of Messmer ...

Classes canceled for Tuesday at Messmer Prep after Friday fire

September 2, 2016 by WISN Milwaukee

WISN MilwaukeeSchool president Jim Piatt said a staff member arriving for work at about 6:30 a.m. heard the fire alarm and called authorities. Firefighters quickly arrived at the school, located on the 3000 block of North Fratney Street in Milwaukee's Riverwest ...

Ron Johnson: Amendment aimed at curbing federal abuse of power

July 12, 2016 by Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Milwaukee Journal SentinelJustine "Justice" Shorter told how her eyesight faded to legal blindness when she was a student at Milwaukee's Messmer High School — and how the school responded. Messmer is a Catholic school that educates many students in Milwaukee's ...

Jerryd Bayless Commits to Milwaukee Teens as a Money Coach

March 4, 2016 by

Bucks.comJerryd Bayless reiterated his commitment to financial literacy during a guest mentoring session for teenagers in Make A Difference – Wisconsin's Money Coach program. Bayless recently took the stage at Milwaukee's Messmer High School for a Q&A with ...

Take 2: My enchanted evening with late Sonics legend John Johnson

January 11, 2016 by The Seattle Times

The Seattle TimesThe first basketball game I ever attended was the 1966 Wisconsin state high-school championship game, Milwaukee Messmer against some forgotten team. The game was at the Milwaukee Arena, where the Bucks first played. My Dad took me. I was 8, and ...

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