Buchanan Community Schools – March 4 Band

Buchanan Bands Play Their Hearts Out by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Buchanan Middle School gymnasium was the location for the Buchanan Bands Play-A-Thon on Tuesday, March 15, 2022. Musicians of the Buchanan middle and high school bands played their hearts out from 3:00pm – 9:00pm. Band students asked friends, family and the community toContinue reading “Buchanan Community Schools – March 4 Band”

Local Business – The Sweet Shop

Grand Day for a Sweet Shop by Nik Sanchez A wonderful day for the nicest town in America, Buchanan. The Sweet Shop has been open but they finally did the grand red ribbon cutting on March 11th. They bring new exciting menu options that could ignite the community and offer new tasty treats to try.Continue reading “Local Business – The Sweet Shop”

Local Business – Edgewater Automation Apprenticeships

2022 Apprenticeships at Edgewater Automation in Buchanan by Miranda Barger The words engine and ingenious are derived from the same Latin root, ingenerare, which means “to create.” Engineering is a great body of special knowledge; preparation for professional practice involves extensive training in the application of that knowledge. So it was a very proud dayContinue reading “Local Business – Edgewater Automation Apprenticeships”

A Note from the Editor and Publisher – Issue 24

by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor, and Jen Garry, Publisher Welcome to the 1 year anniversary of our FIRST issue! As I (Rebecka) type this, I am sitting at my dining room table with a smile on my face and just overjoyed that this is issue #24! When I scheduled our issues, it seemed like it wouldContinue reading “A Note from the Editor and Publisher – Issue 24”

Mayor’s Memo – MARCHing into Spring

MARCHing into Spring by Mayor Sean Denison There is so much happening that it’s hard to keep track of it all, but here are some highlights: ~ The Buchanan City Commission has declared the month of March as “March for Band” month! ~ The City of Buchanan encourages its residents and business owners to giveContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo – MARCHing into Spring”

BCS Sports – 2022 Buchanan Floor Hockey

2022 Buchanan Floor Hockey League Champion and Runner-up Teams! by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Finals held March 4th and 5th, 2022; Results from Buchanan Floor Hockey Facebook Page. Co-ed 1st – 2nd GradeChampions: Buchanan Scarecrow Charities (grey t-shirt)Runner-up: John DeVries Insurance (royal blue shirt) Girls 3rd – 5th GradeChampions: Selge Construction (maroon shirt)Runner-up: WendorfContinue reading “BCS Sports – 2022 Buchanan Floor Hockey”

Now That’s Funny! – Issue 24

by Thomas Hoyt Wow! It’s hard to believe that The Buchanan Chronicle has been in publication now for a year. In all this time we have grown and evolved into what we have today. We still hope to distribute hardcopy papers in the future, but for now we remain digital. I’ve been thinking about whatContinue reading “Now That’s Funny! – Issue 24”

BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa

March is Reading Month Write-Up and Photos Submitted by Ottawa Principal Stacy Denison Ottawa Elementary has invited families of students to come be guest readers in classrooms during March Is Reading Month.  Reading is important all year long, but this month we are promoting literacy and involving our community.  Parents, grandparents, and special guest readersContinue reading “BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa”

First Anniversary Issue – Reminiscing on Our First Year

The Buchanan Chronicle’s First Year by Jill K. McDonald Happy 1st Birthday to The Buchanan Chronicle!! Woo hoo!! The journey of Buchanan’s digital newspaper this past year has been amazing!  Like a newborn, it has had so many stages of growth in its first year. From ideas, to fruition as a registered business, to formingContinue reading “First Anniversary Issue – Reminiscing on Our First Year”

Local History – Clark Exhibit at BCHA

Clark Exhibit at Berrien County Historical Association January 19 – April 3 2022 by The Buchanan Chronicle Team Recently, Berrien County Historical Association showcased a Buchanan story in their newest temporary exhibit, Global Titan: The Story of Buchanan’s Clark Equipment Company. Our team took a trip over to Berrien Springs to view this informative exhibitContinue reading “Local History – Clark Exhibit at BCHA”