Local Charity – Annual Fill-A-Trailer for RAM

Caring Hearts by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Well, Eloise Herrick and Kate Holloway are once again hosting the “Fill up A Trailer for RAM” fundraiser and donation drive for Redbud Area Ministries. Their 2021 goal for R.A.M.  is to collect 1,400 items and $1,000! Their event took place on Sunday, July 11th outside theContinue reading “Local Charity – Annual Fill-A-Trailer for RAM”

Local Faith – Spotlight

God Doesn’t Call the Equipped, He Equips the Called – Jan Nowak by Stephanie Fain  As director of Redbud Area Ministries, AKA RAM Love, Jan Nowak’s job is to connect people in need with resources. RAM provides clothing, food, guidance, housewares, utility help and most importantly, prayer, laughter and hope. The small, sturdy brick buildingContinue reading “Local Faith – Spotlight”

Local Clubs – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities – Remembering

Buchanan Scarecrow Charities Remembers Terry Martin Flint (1946-2021) by Jean Rose Terry Martin Flint (1946 – 2021) was and is an important part of our Buchanan Scarecrow Charities family. She served as President of the organization for several years and always pushed us to achieve more so that we could help our community. Terry alsoContinue reading “Local Clubs – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities – Remembering”

Local Charities – Little Free Pantry

Newest Little Free Pantry by Stephanie Fain You might wonder what makes this town so great. Is it the location? Is there some invisible force field you pass through coming into town that just changes the overall experience, attitude and surroundings? What makes this old school hunting society slow down for ducks? This place isContinue reading “Local Charities – Little Free Pantry”

Nature Notes – McCoy’s Creek Trail

McCoy’s Creek Trail by Jill McDonald As the weather is warming and you’re getting the itch to get out and enjoy the great outdoors, you need not go far to enjoy a wonderful trail system. Buchanan, Michigan is home to McCoy’s Creek Trail! Peacefully winding through forests with babbling streams, graced with the beauty ofContinue reading “Nature Notes – McCoy’s Creek Trail”

Local Clubs – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities

Ground Breaking for Future Home of Buchanan Scarecrow Charities By Jean Rose Friday, March 12, 2021, was the official groundbreaking for the future home of the Buchanan Scarecrow Charities. The Fisher-Rahiser Group formed by Mary Fisher and Brian Fisher purchased land at 606 Carroll Street in Buchanan Township. This property is on the south sideContinue reading “Local Clubs – Buchanan Scarecrow Charities”

Local Tragedy – Follow-Up

West Wind Fire : R.A.M. Follow-Up by Nik Sanchez March 15th was a markedly disastrous day in the town of Buchanan, MI. So many families were displaced and lost nearly everything, including things we all take for granted. The fire at West Wind Apartments proved to be a horrendous day for 46 different people includingContinue reading “Local Tragedy – Follow-Up”