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‘Just not fair:’ Student says ridicule over prom title ends in brawl outside Rufus King HS  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- A Rufus King student says she was unfairly disciplined after a fight outside the school. The student says she was ridiculed after running for prom ...

AAU Junior Olympics Profile: Amari Brown  MileSplit

Amari Brown, 17, of Milwaukee Mustangs Track Club (WI) and Milwaukee Rufus King High School, will compete in her third consecutive AAU Junior Olympics.

Rufus King High School drumline, Riverside University High School cheerleaders hang out at the FOX6 studio  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- The Rufus King High School drumline along with Riverside University High School cheerleaders got to perform throughout FOX6 Wake Up ...

'We Want To Bring You Up With Us': Milwaukee Students Respond To Baraboo Photo  WUWM

You've probably seen the now-infamous photo of dozens of Baraboo high school boys making what appears to be a Nazi salute. The photo drew international.

‘Everyday she motivates me:’ MPS teacher honored for efforts to keep MLK’s message alive  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- An Milwaukee Public Schools (MPS) teacher on Friday, Jan. 18, was recognized for her efforts to keep Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.'s legacy alive.

Rufus King students and staff want to offer different vision of Wisconsin after Baraboo photo  WTMJ-TV

Milwaukee Teachers' Education Associated posted a photo offering a different vision of students in Wisconsin as a response to a group of Baraboo students ...

Rufus King students respond to Baraboo hate message with portrait of their own  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

After learning about a group of Baraboo High School students who took a prom photo that appeared to portray a Nazi-style salute, Rufus King students and staff ...

In response to Nazi salute photo from Baraboo, one Milwaukee high school wants to spread a message of love  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Rufus King High School students took a photo to spread a message of love and peace.

MPS is hemorrhaging workers, its teachers union says. Will a new salary schedule help?  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Teachers say the exodus of teachers, aides and other workers is destabilizing Milwaukee's schools.

Power out: No school at Rufus King International H.S. on Thursday; classes resume Friday  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- There was no school on Thursday, Jan. 11 at Rufus King International High School in Milwaukee -- due to a power outage. Officials said students ...

Rufus King junior playing hoops and learning life lessons all year long

MILWAUKEE- Cameron Tolefree will be a junior at Milwaukee's Rufus King high school this fall. Cameron plays basketball for the Generals during the school ...

Rufus King named one of the most challenging high schools in America

MILWAUKEE (WITI) -- The Washington Post has released its list of the most challenging high schools in the country -- and Milwaukee's Rufus King High School ...

Milwaukee police: Shots fired near Custer Stadium during homecoming game  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are investigating after shots were fired near Custer Stadium on Thursday night, Sept. 27. The incident happened during the ...

"Three to four shots:" Police and MPS staff secure Custer Stadium after reports of shots fired  WDJT

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‘I wouldn’t be here:’ Student survives double-lung transplant, advocates for organ donation  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- The life of a young woman from Milwaukee was altered by an unexplained illness. On Monday, April 8, Aaliyah Milledge shared with FOX6 why ...

Borsuk: Milwaukee Excellence Charter School is showing impressive results. 'We don't waste any time.'  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

What impresses me the most about Milwaukee Excellence Charter School is not that it got the highest report card score of any school in Milwaukee, and the ...

Riverside University High School Wins This Year's 16th Annual MPS Battle of the Drumlines  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

By Ethan Duran. The Riverside drumline team playing for the first round. (Picture by Ethan Duran). Riverside University High School walked away with the ...

‘Eradicate gun violence:” Local student stepping up to make positive change in Milwaukee  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Nearly 150 students affected by gun violence converged on the nation's capitol this weekend to fight for safer communities. Now, one local high ...

Milwaukee Excellence is the Highest Rated School in the City of Milwaukee  urbanmilwaukee

Milwaukee Excellence students take 120 minutes of math and reading each day in order to close enormous learning gaps identified when students enter the ...

Rufus King High School senior hit, killed by bus driver on way to school  WISN Milwaukee

Marisol Cevallos, 17, was killed in a cross walk near her home at 9th Street and Oklahoma Avenue.

‘This could be us:’ MPS superintendent stands up for students who took part in walkouts  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

MILWAUKEE -- Students across the country walked out of school Wednesday, March 14, exactly one month after 17 people were killed at Stoneman Douglas ...

8th annual Wisconsin Sports Awards announces nominees  WTMJ

Good Karma Brands is proud to present the 8th Annual Wisconsin Sports Awards nominee announcement, which is sponsored by Wisconsin Distributors.

New MPS school modeled after nationally recognized Rufus King  WISN Milwaukee

The ribbon was officially cut Wednesday at Rufus King International Middle School in Milwaukee's Harambee neighborhood. It's modeled after Rufus King High ...

‘Hungry for a title:’ Rufus King baseball team hopes to prove they’ve got what it takes to be champions  WITI FOX 6 Milwaukee

APPLETON -- Another season of high school spring baseball will wind down this week with the state championship, and this year's tournament includes a ...

City Hall: Hamilton Ally May Run for His Seat  urbanmilwaukee

Council president and Alderman Ashanti Hamilton's potential run for mayor appears more and more likely. The daughter of a political ally has confirmed she ...

Doc Severinsen helps Civic Music toot its horn at centennial gala  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Trumpeter Doc Severinsen will headline the Civic Music Centennial Celebration Gala Nov. 4 at the Marcus Center.

“Keep going, stay focused:” On and off the court, Rufus King basketball players form dynamic duo

MILWAUKEE -- Two Rufus King High School basketball players are making a difference on and off the court -- and they already understand that the greatest ...

The Milwaukee Museum Mile Presents Its 8th Annual MMM Day on Mother's Day!  urbanmilwaukee

Milwaukee, WI, April 23, 2019 – The Eighth Annual Milwaukee Museum Mile Day celebration will once again take place on Mother's Day, Sunday, May 12, 11:00 ...

A Career on the Air  Shepherd Express

Few journalists are more familiar to Milwaukee viewers than Joanne Williams. The veteran reporter has spent most of her decades-long career on local airwaves ...

Across Wisconsin, students take part in National School Walkout against gun violence  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students at Rufus King High School in Milwaukee took part in the National School Walkout on Wednesday. The 17-minute walkout was to remember the 17 lives ...

MPS teachers prep for early start to school year  WTMJ-TV

For some MPS teachers this is the most wonderful time of the year. Teachers and staff reported to work Monday preparing their classrooms and lesson plans for ...

December's Top Teacher: John Kish  WISN Milwaukee

John Kish, Kish as he's known to his students, is a beloved member of the faculty at Milwaukee's Rufus King High School.

“I can’t be valedictorian:” Family says changes to MPS grading scale puts music students at disadvantage

MILWAUKEE -- She's the smartest girl in her class -- but there's a fear she won't be named valedictorian when she graduates. A Milwaukee family is upset over a ...

Black Excellence Awards: Edward Rogers  WISN Milwaukee

As part of our partnership with the 34th annual Black Excellence Awards, WISN 12 is featuring the recipients of the Louvenia Johnson Scholarship fund. Edward.

Boys basketball: Standout freshman Tre White enrolls at Washington and is expected to play next week  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The buzz around Milwaukee Washington's boys basketball team is a little louder than usual. That is what happens when one of the country's top freshmen ...

Free driver's education in Milwaukee? Yes, for MPS students.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Students with licenses are more likely to drive safely — and to get jobs.

Know Your Madisonian: Minority services coordinator spends spring break taking students to historically black universities

John Milton, minority services coordinator at La Follette High School, is in his fifth year of chaperoning students on a spring break trip touring historically black ...

Two Milwaukee high schools ranked among top in state  WISN Milwaukee

The Milwaukee Public School District is starting a new year with four high schools ranked in the top 15 statewide, and two of them are in the top five.

Milwaukee native, Michigan freshman Jordan Poole no stranger to hitting game-winning buckets  WTMJ-TV

He's helped lead his Michigan Wolverines to Monday night's NCAA Championship, but this Milwaukee native is no stranger to the spotlight.

“I’ve been playing football because it’s more of a love for me.” Justic-e King starring on football field

MILWAUKEE -- High School Hot Shot Justic-e King is the quarterback and defensive back at Rufus King High School. Justic-e will be a senior in the fall. This will ...

Kroll's mentoring didn't end when students left Rufus King  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Three weeks before he died, hundreds of former students, parents and colleagues showered the retired Rufus King High School teacher with the gift of knowing ...

'MPS Uniform Policy,' What About the Students' Opinions?  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

By Nyesha Stone. Current MPS students at Rufus King High School. Left to right: Amelia Washington, Amira Adams and Kayla Grant-Dixon. (Photo by Justin ...

Reichenberger, Thomas G. "Tom"

MADISON—Thomas G. “Tom” Reichenberger, age 75, passed away on Wednesday, March 13, 2019. He was born on March 6, 1944, in Milwaukee, to Max and ...

Rufus King track athletes will both compete at DePaul next season

MILWAUKEE -- Rufus King high School seniors Kiersten Walker and Siarah Jones recently announced that they both will run track after graduation at DePaul.

Family members say Angelo Young, a recent Rufus King graduate, robbed & shot on way home from work

MILWAUKEE -- A bright future -- now gone. Milwaukee police say 18-year-old Angelo Young died at the hospital on Wednesday, July 22nd after he was shot in ...

Even in Green Bay, playoffs remain elusive for ‘cursed’ ex-Badgers tight end Lance Kendricks

GREEN BAY — Lance Kendricks arrived in the Green Bay Packers' locker room with such high hopes. Not only was he excited to be back in his native ...

35 Celebrities You Didn't Know Were From Wisconsin  Milwaukee Magazine

Additional research and reporting by. Miranda Agee, Samantha Hernandez, Nicole Miller and Judith Moriarty. Oprah Winfrey. The talk show mogul was born in ...

5 Takeaways From Wisconsin's 2018 Primary Results  WUWM

The Wisconsin partisan primary is over and the results have set the stage for the general election in November. To help put those results into perspective,

William Harvey Streich  Hartford Courant

Dr. William (Bill) Harvey Streich died peacefully on Wednesday, April 24th at the age of 88 with his loving wife of 68 years at his side.Bill is survived by his wife ...

High-speed chase across Milwaukee area ends in one arrest  WISN Milwaukee

One suspect is in custody and another is on the run after a police chase across the Milwaukee area early Tuesday morning. Franklin police said an SUV was ...

MPS high school bands and a special guest revive the "Summerfest Polka"

In honor of the move of this nearly century-old MPS tradition to the Summerfest grounds, we've heard that the event will close on Friday, May 11 with a special ...

Lucas Names Gorens-Levey and Lovern as Transition Co-Chairs  urbanmilwaukee

Today, Milwaukee County Sheriff-elect Earnell Lucas named Linda Gorens-Levey, a respected civic and business leader, and Chief Deputy District Attorney ...

Student accused of threatening to shoot up Mukwonago High School had his free speech violated, lawyer says  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Jared Roberts is accused of threatening to kill students at Mukwonago High School.

New Wisconsin State Patrol superintendent is first African-American in the position  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

New Wisconsin State Patrol Anthony Burrell is the first African-American to lead the agency.

Earnell Lucas for Milwaukee County Sheriff  Shepherd Express

The problems at the Milwaukee County Sheriff's Office didn't magically disappear when its vitriolic former Sheriff, David Clarke, resigned August 2017.

Rufus King International High School Varsity Drumline Band Wins First Place at the Classic  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

Popular Interests In This Article: Robert Bell Photography, Rufus King High School, Varsity Drumline Band. Read More - Related Articles. Common Council ...

2014 Post Ranking: Top 3 Most Challenging High Schools in Wisconsin  WUWM

The Washington Post has ranked what it considers the top high schools in the country when it comes to challenging their students. The ranking looks at the ...

Black Excellence Awards: Mia Rimmer  WISN Milwaukee

As part of our partnership with the 34th annual Black Excellence Awards, WISN 12 is featuring the recipients of the Louvenia Johnson Scholarship fund.

Nicolet's boys basketball team gets national nod in USA Today top 25  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Nicolet is the first team in three years from the state to make the USA Today Top 25 ranking.

MPS offering free driver's education programming  WTMJ-TV

Milwaukee Public Schools is at the forefront when it comes to offering driver's education to students, and the classes are being offered for free. MPS students are ...

2 MPS high schools among state's 15 best in new U.S. News rankings  urbanmilwaukee

MPS' Ronald Reagan College Preparatory High School ranked 8th and MPS' Rufus King International High School ranked 12th.

“Pretty horrendous:” 17-year-old girl dies after being struck by school bus on Milwaukee’s south side

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police say a 17-year-old girl was struck by a school bus while crossing the street in a crosswalk -- and died on the scene. It happened ...

Best of Milwaukee 2017 Winners: Kids  Shepherd Express

Winners in the Kids category for Best of Milwaukee 2017 including subcategories like Best Children's Photographer, Best Family-Friendly Restaurant, Best Place ...

Packers tight end Lance Kendricks is back where he belongs  The Athletic

On a recent afternoon in downtown Green Bay, Packers tight end Lance Kendricks parks and steps out of his blue Jeep and deposits several quarters into the ...

MPS Foundation honors distinguished alumni at inaugural awards dinner: Slideshow  Milwaukee Business Journal

Major League Baseball commissioner emeritus Bud Selig was one of nine individuals honored in the inaugural Alumni Awards Dinner hosted by the Milwaukee ...

WIAA state girls basketball: Schedule, five things to watch, scoring leaders  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Here is everything you need to know about the WIAA state girls basketball tournament, which begins Thursday at the Resch Center in Green Bay.

MPS board to reconsider controversial charter school proposal  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

A proposed charter school headed by former Milwaukee Teach for America Executive Director Maurice Thomas that was denied approval in April will get ...

Martin Luther's backcourt does the job one last time and leads the school to its first state championship  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Senior guards Ace Evans and Trequan Carrington finished with 20 and 19 points, respectively, to lead Martin Luther to the Division 3 state title.

DSHA's Jadin O'Brien connects from way downtown. Her 60-footer at the buzzer sinks Germantown.  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Junior Jadin O'Brien's disputed three-pointer lifted the Dashers to a 66-64 victory over GMC rival Germantown on Friday night.

Milwaukee teen hit, killed by bus identified  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A school bus was making a left turn at a green light on the city's south side when it hit a 17-year-old girl in a crosswalk, killing her, according to reports released ...

Monona Grove's McKenna Warnock earns Gatorade girls basketball player of the year honor for Wisconsin

Monona Grove senior McKenna Warnock was named the Gatorade girls basketball player of the year for Wisconsin for the 2018-19 season, the Gatorade ...

Milwaukee Teens Take Houston For the Brave New Voices International Poetry Festival  urbanmilwaukee

Six finalists will go on to represent Milwaukee in Houston, Texas this summer.

Earnell Lucas Casts Himself as the Progressive in the Race for Milwaukee County Sheriff  Shepherd Express

This is not the race Earnell Lucas was anticipating when he entered the contest for Milwaukee County sheriff last spring. A 25-year veteran of the Milwaukee ...

Borchert Field lawyer mediates for a peaceful community  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

Charles Robinson's roles include father, lawyer, mediator and athlete, but friends and neighbors see his passion for justice and a peaceful community as ...

Vote for Change in Wisconsin's 12th Assembly District, Vote for Dr. LaKeshia Myers  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

Compiled By Milwaukee Courier Staff. Dr. LaKeshia Myers. This summer's primary election has produced several high-profile contests. While there are several ...

The WIAA state tournament schedule, scoring leaders and storylines to watch  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Here is everything you need to know about the WIAA state boys basketball tournament, which begins Thursday at the Kohl Center in Madison.

First look: Points View Boite

Points View Boite (pronounced 'bwot') quietly opened last night at 1619 S. 1st St. We stopped in today and it is open to the public tonight and every night from 6 ...

District Attorney John Chisholm endorses Earnell Lucas for Sheriff  urbanmilwaukee

MILWAUKEE – Today, Milwaukee County District Attorney John Chisholm announced his endorsement of Earnell Lucas, candidate for Milwaukee County Sheriff ...

Former Packers TE Lance Kendricks receives probation & community service for marijuana charge  Acme Packing Company

It was such a quiet legal situation that this writer did not even remember the incident taking place. In September of 2017, Lance Kendricks was stopped for ...

Sheriff-Elect Earnell Lucas' Senior Executives Make MCSO History  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

On Nov. 29, Milwaukee County Sheriff-elect Earnell Lucas named leaders in the law enforcement, communications and legal professions to executive positions ...

“We did our job and I’m here to talk about it:” Veteran talks about his Vietnam experience

MILWAUKEE -- Over the past few years, we have seen remarkable and deserved "welcome home" ceremonies for troops who served in Iraq and Afghanistan.

Martin Luther's Big Three, arguably the area's strongest guard tandem, makes the most of its last run  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Martin Luther seniors Trequan Carrington, Ace Evans and Xzavier Jones are longtime friends and teammates who have led the Spartans to their first state ...

The Value of Arts Education  Shepherd Express

The Shepherd Express Spring Arts Guide 2018 features interviews with six arts professionals who received training in Milwaukee.

Jeannie Gaffigan on family and finding her way  Wisconsin Gazette

I'll never forget the time I saw comedian Hannibal Buress open for Louis C.K. at Caroline's in New York City. Or Ron Funches open for Reggie Watts at Helium ...

A Life of Service Brought Full Circle: Earnell Lucas, Candidate for Milwaukee County Sheriff  Milwaukee Courier Weekly Newspaper

By Urban Media News. Earnell Lucas's story is a Milwaukee story. As he runs for Milwaukee County Sheriff, he speaks at length about the people and places ...

What you need to know about the WIAA girls basketball playoffs, from regionals to the finals  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Here's a comprehensive guide to each division, players to watch, teams to beat, picks, toughest sectionals and more on the road to the Resch Center.

The New Land: A Look at Milwaukee's Changing Immigration Landscape  Milwaukee Magazine

They came to Milwaukee to flee strife and persecution, and to seize opportunity. And despite the rhetoric from Washington, they're here to stay.

Here's what we saw at the polls in Wisconsin's partisan primary  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

A large group of hopefuls for elective offices throughout Wisconsin, including governor and U.S. Senate, is getting whittled down today. A lot is at stake in today's ...

Due to lack of financial support, 2017 was the last Milwaukee Holiday Parade  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The organizers of the Milwaukee Holiday Parade announced Wednesday that the 2017 parade was its last. The parade has been an annual event for 91 years.

“Do the right thing:” Young family offers $5,000 reward for information on Angelo Young’s murder

MILWAUKEE -- Milwaukee police are hoping your tips can put a charge in a murder investigation that has gone cold. July 21st, 2016 marked one year since a ...

City program saves low-income homeowners big bucks on repairs for housing code violations  Milwaukee Neighborhood News Service

The Department of Neighborhood *Service's* Code Loan Program provides no-interest deferred loans for eligible low-income homeowners with housing code ...

Record-breaking performance from Trequan Carrington sends Martin Luther to the Division 3 title game  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Trequan Carrington set a state record with 41 points as the Spartans flexed their muscle over Northwestern.

Wisconsin’s Act 10 revisited: Budget crisis averted, but teaching shortage looms

MILWAUKEE -- The piles of student homework keep Kelly O'Keefe-Boettcher at the dinner table for an extra hour per night. The 17-year veteran English teacher ...

Martin Luther's trio comes up aces on the Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association all-state teams  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

The Wisconsin Basketball Coaches Association released its all-state boys basketball teams for the five divisions.

Vote Tuesday: Democratic Candidate Guide  urbanmilwaukee

Tomorrow – Tuesday, August 14th – is the fall partisan primary in Wisconsin. The top vote-getter for each party will advance to the general election held on ...

2017 Milwaukee Holiday Parade: Lineup, Parking, Schedule and More

2017 Milwaukee Holiday Parade - Milwaukee, WI - The Milwaukee Holiday parade made its debut in 1927. Here's when the 2017 parade starts, where to park ...

The road to Kohl Center is set as WIAA releases pairings for boys basketball tournament  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Soon prep basketball fans in the state will flock to the Kohl Center. The WIAA released the brackets for its boys basketball tournament Sunday. Play begins ...

Hot shooting Brookfield Central is too much to handle in the Division 1 state final  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Sophomore David Joplin finished with 23 points and 13 rebounds to lead the Lancers to their first state boys basketball title.

NEWaukeean of the Week: Maurice Thomas  urbanmilwaukee

What is your job and its responsibilities? I am the Executive Director and Founder of Milwaukee Excellence Charter School, a proposed public charter school ...

After another slow start, Nicolet heats up to down Elkhorn and move onto the Division 2 state championship game  Milwaukee Journal Sentinel

Kobe Johnson scored a game-high 20 points and the Knights outscored the Elks, 45-21, in the second half to earn the right to play for a gold ball.

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