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Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen Will Announce Wisconsin Schools To Participate In National Amber Alert Poster Contest


Kick-off Event Tuesday, January 13, 2009, 9:00 a.m., St. Marcus School, 2215 N. Palmer Street, Milwaukee to commemorate the 13th anniversary of the national Amber Alert system


Tuesday, January 13, 2009


St. Marcus School


2215 N. Palmer Street


Milwaukee, WI  53212


9:00 AM 


Attorney General J.B. Van Hollen will announce that Wisconsin schools will be participating in a national poster contest being launched in order to commemorate the thirteenth anniversary of the national Amber Alert system, which occurs on Tuesday, January 13, 2009.


Also participating in Tuesdays announcement will be last years poster contest winner, Jada Hutcherson along with University of Wisconsin basketball coach Rob Jeter, Sgt. Linda Reaves of the Milwaukee Police Department, Assistant Fire Chief Brian Glassel, State Fire Marshal Tina Virgil and Superintendent Henry Tyson.    


The poster contest is open to all 5th grade students in Wisconsin. Additional information on the contest can be found at