News & Notes: Sept. 30

Sept. 30, 2013

Local student honored

in national competition

Muskego — Muskego High School student Albert Anderson has been named a commended student in the 2014 National Merit Scholarship Program.

About 34,000 commended students throughout the nation are being recognized for their exceptional academic promise.

Although they will not continue in the 2014 competition for National Merit Scholarship awards, commended students placed among the top 5 percent of the more than 1.5 million students who entered the 2014 competition by taking the 2012 Preliminary SAT/National Merit Scholarship Qualifying Test.

Tess community helps

in day of service

Muskego — Tess Corners Elementary School was among four schools in southeastern Wisconsin, along with partners David J. Frank Landscaping and InPro Corp., to take part in the Green Apple Day of Service on Sept. 28.

Students, parents, family and community members learned about the role trees play in our neighborhoods and helped plant an maple tree.

The event took place at the school, 6800 Durham Drive.

Green Apple is an international volunteer initiative for schools.

Mother, son Marines

on recent Honor Flight

Muskego — Mary Wilsens, Muskego, and her son Peter participated in the World War II Honor Flight to Washington, D.C., recently.

Mary served in World War II as a Marine. Peter was a Marine who served in Vietnam.

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