The Clark Barker – Issue 30

Be Kind to Your Surroundings A little birdie told me that there was some vandalism on the McCoy Creek Trail down on the southern part of the trail by the factory area. This happened sometime between Thursday, June 2 – Sunday, June 5. Luckily, the mural of the trail wasn’t damaged. However, spray paint wasContinue reading “The Clark Barker – Issue 30”

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”

Community Press Release – City of Buchanan

City of Buchanan Receives Large Grant Commitments for McCoy’s Creek Trail Extension to River St. Joe Brewery Submitted by Richard Murphy, Community Development Director Buchanan, MI – February 25, 2022 The City of Buchanan announced today that it has received a commitment of approximately $340,000 from the Niles-Buchanan Area Transportation Study (NATS) and the MichiganContinue reading “Community Press Release – City of Buchanan”

Past Event – Trek-or-Treat 2021

1,872 Trek-or-Treat Attendees on McCoy Creek Trail by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Halloween weekend 2021 was in full-force in Buchanan, MI. This was probably one the biggest turnouts that the Friends of McCoy Creek Trail Committee had! On Saturday, October 30, a very long line of 1,020 kids and 852 adults all dressed upContinue reading “Past Event – Trek-or-Treat 2021”

Past Event – Buchanan Tree Planting

Buchanan Tree Planters Making a Difference While Setting a Record! by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Buchanan Tree Friends hosted the “ReLeaf Michigan” Saturday, October 16, 2021 from 8:45am – 1pm. A record breaking, statewide of 150 volunteers from an infant being carried on its parents’ backs to kids and adults of all ages showedContinue reading “Past Event – Buchanan Tree Planting”

Mayor’s Memo – We Need Your Input

We Need Your Input! by Mayor Sean Denison The Buchanan Area Recreation Board (BARB) is working to develop a joint parks and recreation plan for Buchanan City and Township. The plan will lay out a 5-year action plan for improving park and recreation facilities and opportunities for the Buchanan community. The BARB needs public inputContinue reading “Mayor’s Memo – We Need Your Input”

Upcoming Event – Trek-or-Treat 2021

Trek-or-Treat at McCoy’s Creek Trail (2021 Welcome to Candyland) Submitted by Jerry Flenar In Buchanan, ghosts, witches and assorted characters are making preparations for the 16th Annual Trek-or-Treat event. Kids and parents should mark their calendars for SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30 FROM 12:30-2:00 PM for great family fun. Once again, 25 to 30 Halloween characters willContinue reading “Upcoming Event – Trek-or-Treat 2021”

Community Events – Trek-or-Treat 2021

Trek-or-Treat at McCoy’s Creek Trail (2021 Welcome to Candyland) Submitted by Jerry Flenar In Buchanan, ghosts, witches and assorted characters are making preparations for the 16th Annual Trek-or-Treat event. Kids and parents should mark their calendars for SATURDAY, OCTOBER 30 FROM 12:30-2:00 PM for great family fun. Once again, 25 to 30 Halloween characters willContinue reading “Community Events – Trek-or-Treat 2021”

Local Family – Fun in Buchanan Parks

Kids Having a Blast in Buchanan Parks! Submitted by Ashley Hanson We have been having a blast at the parks throughout Buchanan this summer so far. Here is the run down so you don’t miss any of the events coming up. Mondays at Ravish Park between 10am and noon is an art, reading, and natureContinue reading “Local Family – Fun in Buchanan Parks”