Special Word of Thanks – Issue 13

In response to our Issue 12 article Buchanan History on Clear Lake (read it here): “Good morning Rebecka, I just finished reading your article (and the others in the edition) and sending it out to the family and also to Jayme, the owner of the house. What a nicely written story! Thank you. Great picturesContinue reading “Special Word of Thanks – Issue 13”

Community Press Release – MGCF Awards Grants

Michigan Gateway Community Foundation Awards Grants to Local Charitable Programs Buchanan, MI – September 23, 2021 In what evolved into one of our largest grant cycles for our organization, the Board of Trustees for Michigan Gateway Community Foundation have approved the granting of funds from the Foundation to the following programs: $37,000 to the FriendsContinue reading “Community Press Release – MGCF Awards Grants”

Winner – Facebook Likes Contest

Facebook 1,000 Likes Contest! by The Buchanan Chronicle Team YAY!!! We have more than 1,000 likes on Facebook AND we have a Likes Contest Winner: Ashley Phillips! We didn’t think we would reach 1,000 likes on Facebook nearly as soon as we did. For all her great efforts, Ashley won a Swag Bag full ofContinue reading “Winner – Facebook Likes Contest”

BCS Student Gallery – Moccasin

Moccasin Elementary Farm Day Art by Dr. Michael Dunn, Moccasin Elementary School Principal Second grade students are in anticipation of the upcoming trip to the school farm. In art class, students are making pictures about the upcoming trip! Moccasin second graders will get to visit Bixby Farms and pick apples. They will then bring theContinue reading “BCS Student Gallery – Moccasin”

Buchanan District Library – October 2021

Hello from the Buchanan District Library THE PUMPKIN JAMBOREE RETURNS! Saturday, October 2, 3-4:30PM Outside the Library | Rain Date October 9 It’s been two long years since we last held our popular Pumpkin Jamboree! This free event is full of festive fall activities for the whole family. Join us for a pedal pull, hayContinue reading “Buchanan District Library – October 2021”

Community Events – Small Town Big Christmas 2021

Small Town Big Christmas Returns for 2021 The Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce and The City of Buchanan are excited to bring our small town, Buchanan, this event. For more details on where each event is held, click on this link: Small Town Big Christmas information. Who: Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce and The CityContinue reading “Community Events – Small Town Big Christmas 2021”

Local Art – LMC Pottery

LMC Pottery – Coil Pots by Madelyn Kitchell I’m currently taking a ceramics class at Lake Michigan College. In the class we have been learning how to make 18 inch coil pots. First, we picked out an ancient pottery type we were inspired by. Then we sketched out what we actually wanted to do. Next,Continue reading “Local Art – LMC Pottery”

Nature Notes – Issue 13

Nature All Around Us by Jill K. McDonald As I sit outside my local coffeehouse, I ponder what topic to write about for my next Nature Notes column. So much beauty surrounds us in the great outdoors, if only we take the time to notice and appreciate it.  Continuing in my pondering, I begin toContinue reading “Nature Notes – Issue 13”

Community Events – Faith and Blue 2021

BAMA and BCC to Host Faith & Blue Weekend 2021 Write-Up by Pastor Nate Babcock, Buchanan Christian Church Pastor The churches of the Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (BAMA) are excited to partner with the Buchanan Police Department for Faith & Blue 2021.  According to faithandblue.org: “Faith & Blue was launched to facilitate safer, stronger, moreContinue reading “Community Events – Faith and Blue 2021”