Community Press Release – Napier Ave Bridge Closure

Napier Avenue Bridge Closure Berrien County, MI – April 24, 2022 TOWNSHIP: St. Joseph Township LOCATION: Napier Avenue Bridge located between Langley Avenue and Miami Road CLOSEST CITIES: St Joseph, Benton Harbor START DATE: Tuesday, April 26, 2022 ESTIMATED END DATE: TBD (until project is complete) PROJECT: A rehabilitation project to the Napier Avenue BridgeContinue reading “Community Press Release – Napier Ave Bridge Closure”

Past Event – Buchanan College Club Centennial Gala

Buchanan College Club’s ‘Grand Centennial Gala’ Write-Up and Photos submitted by Jennie Brackett The Buchanan College Club is celebrating 100 years in 2022.  They asked the community to celebrate this milestone with them. An event was originally planned for February 2022, but with a COVID surge, was postponed until April 9, 2022.  The event wasContinue reading “Past Event – Buchanan College Club Centennial Gala”

Past Event – National Day of Prayer 2022

National Day of Prayer was Thursday, May 05, 2022 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor and Photographer At the 12:00 hour at the Redbud City Center flag pole is where the National Day of Prayer was held in Buchanan. The weather was cloudy and there was a chance of rain, luckily the rain held off. In caseContinue reading “Past Event – National Day of Prayer 2022”

Past Event – Easter Egg Hunt 2022

Buchanan Community Easter Egg Hunt Hosted by Buchanan-Galien Leo Club Written by Brian Tumbleson, Photos submitted by Jerry Flenar and Alice Kring The Buchanan-Galien Leo’s planned, prepared for and hosted the Community Easter Egg hunt on Saturday April 16th. Over 9,000 eggs were stuffed with candy and prizes by the Leo’s and other community helpersContinue reading “Past Event – Easter Egg Hunt 2022”

Past Event – BCS Plow Day 2022

25th Annual Plow Day at Buchanan School Farm Follow-Up by Thomas Hoyt On Saturday, April 23, 2022, was the 25th annual Buchanan Community School Farm Plow Day & Pancake Breakfast. What made this year’s Plow Day extra special was that it was the 50th anniversary of the Buchanan School Farm. There was much to doContinue reading “Past Event – BCS Plow Day 2022”

Community Press Release – Buchanan Bands Spring Collage Concert

Buchanan Bands Spring Collage Concert Who: Buchanan Bands What: Spring Collage Concert Where: Buchanan High School Competition Gym 401 W Chicago St When: Friday, May 13, 2022 at 7pm How Much: Tickets are $5 at the door, or pre-order from any band student Details: Featuring Themes from Movies, TV Shows, Video Games, & MORE! GuestContinue reading “Community Press Release – Buchanan Bands Spring Collage Concert”

Past Event – Buchanan College Club Annual Honors Banquet

Buchanan College Club Hosts Annual Honors Banquet Write-Up and Photos submitted by Jennie Brackett On April 24, 2022, the Buchanan College Club hosted its annual Honors Banquet for students who have maintained at least a 3.35 cumulative grade point average.  Entertainment was provided by John Dudley (John the Magician) and the Community Response was providedContinue reading “Past Event – Buchanan College Club Annual Honors Banquet”

Community Press Release – Office of State Senator Kim LaSata

State Senator Kim LaSata’s District Update State of Michigan – April 27, 2022 Dear Friends,  Thank you for taking the time to read my weekly e-newsletter. Below you will find a brief legislative update and news from the 21st District. As always, if you have any questions or need to get in contact with me,Continue reading “Community Press Release – Office of State Senator Kim LaSata”

The Clark Barker – Issue 27

Calling Volunteers I’ve described a few volunteer opportunities below that my keen ears have heard about recently, see what YOU can do to help here in Buchanan! MegaHurtz Robotics: The Buchanan High School MegaHurtz Robotics Team needs help in a few ways: They do need more volunteers/mentors, and for more than just building a robot.Continue reading “The Clark Barker – Issue 27”

Now That’s Funny! – Issue 27

by Thomas Hoyt In a previous issue, I had written about how men and women are so different. I wrote about how we communicate differently. When a man hears a woman give an observation, that’s code for a request to do something. For Easter weekend, my daughter, wife, and I traveled up to the greaterContinue reading “Now That’s Funny! – Issue 27”