We will get you pointed in the right direction, Krisqui23! Please open the Message+ application, then tap on the three bars in the upper left-hand corner, tap on settings, then you can turn off Notifications. This will then stop messages from being displayed in the status bar.
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I think you're looking for the Popup setting, not the notification setting.Notification controls the little icon in the status bar at the top of the screen. Popup controls... well, the popups, I guess.