Past Event – 101st Birthday for Geneva Swem

101st Birthday for Geneva Swem Write-Up and Photos submitted by Jerry Flenar Geneva turned 101 on 1/06/23. Cousins from Texas, Indiana, S Carolina, Georgia, Colorado and Michigan spent a 5 day weekend celebrating both the 101 and our wonderful – loving – gracious – family loving Aunt Geneva Swem. A little fun fact: Geneva wasContinue reading “Past Event – 101st Birthday for Geneva Swem”

Local Clubs – Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant 2023

Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant 2023 by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer, and Jen Garry, Publisher “Take Me Home Country Roads” was the theme for the 2023 Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant which took place last Saturday evening, the 14th of January at 6:00 in the Buchanan High School Auditorium. Smiles, sequins, and the evening gowns wereContinue reading “Local Clubs – Miss Buchanan Scholarship Pageant 2023”

Past Event – Listing Leaders Annual Holiday Cookies & Cocoa

Listing Leaders Annual Holiday Event – Cookies & Cocoa with Santa 2022 Write-Up and Photos submitted by Lauren Capron of Listing Leaders At Listing Leaders Michigan, our favorite annual tradition is our Cookies & Cocoa with Santa event. We have been hosting this event since 2018 and love to see some of the same familiesContinue reading “Past Event – Listing Leaders Annual Holiday Cookies & Cocoa”

Local Opinion – Grateful for Our Local Clerks

Those Who Serve Aren’t Always In Uniform Submitted by Kenneth Peterson, MAJ USA (Ret.), Buchanan MI Editor,  Those who serve aren’t always in uniform.  The Buchanan City Clerk and Buchanan Township Clerk offices did an excellent job during our recent midterm election. I along with several other poll watchers were privileged to observe processes firsthandContinue reading “Local Opinion – Grateful for Our Local Clerks”

Past Event – The Resurrection Blues Band Review

Thursday Night Summer Concert Series – The Resurrection Blues Band Review by Thomas Hoyt I had the pleasure of listening to The Resurrection Blues Band at the Concert in the Common. This band is from Stevensville, MI, and is only a 3-person band. There is a drummer, a bass player, and the lead guitar andContinue reading “Past Event – The Resurrection Blues Band Review”

Past Event – Michiana Cruisers Annual Buchanan Car Show 2022

Michiana Cruisers Annual Buchanan Car Show 2022 by Jen Garry, Publisher McCoy Creek Recreation Area, near Buchanan High School, hosted Buchanan’s 17th Annual Michiana Cruisers Benefit Car Show Sunday, July 17, 2022. The weather actually managed to hold off throughout the 9am-2pm car, truck, and motorcycle show, allowing many in the community to show theirContinue reading “Past Event – Michiana Cruisers Annual Buchanan Car Show 2022”

Past Event – Pilot Jack Knight Presentation

Pilot Jack Knight Presentation by Granddaughter Patricia Lammersfeld by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer; with excerpts from the May 21, 2022 Jack Knight Press Release by Mary Lister and Robert Brown On June 1 2022 the granddaughter of air mailman Jack Knight, held a presentation at Buchanan District Library. Patricia Lammersfeld gave this presentation toContinue reading “Past Event – Pilot Jack Knight Presentation”

Past Event – Unveiling New Sign for Buchanan Art Center

Unveiling New Sign for Buchanan Art Center by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Just before the noon hour on Saturday, June 11 2022 the Buchanan Art Center was given a new name along with a new sign showcasing the name of “Roti Roti Art Center of Buchanan.” The sign was redesigned with a similar feelContinue reading “Past Event – Unveiling New Sign for Buchanan Art Center”

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”

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”