BCS Spotlight – BMS September 2022

Happy New Year, from Buchanan Middle School Submitted by BMS Principal Shelby Beasley Across the globe, the new year is celebrated on January 1st. However, to educators, August also brings new year vibes and opportunities for a fresh start. The staff at Buchanan Middle School celebrated the new year by setting personal goals – similarContinue reading “BCS Spotlight – BMS September 2022”

Past Event – Buchanan 9/11 Commemorative Service

Buchanan – Only City in Berrien County, MI to Have 9/11 Commemorative Service by Editor & Photographer, Rebecka Hoyt For the past twenty years, the nicest place in America (voted by Readers Digest in 2020) – Buchanan, Michigan has hosted a 9/11 commemorative service. On the 21st anniversary of 9/11, Buchanan, Michigan was the onlyContinue reading “Past Event – Buchanan 9/11 Commemorative Service”

Health Huddle – Spectrum Mental Health Workshop

Spectrum Virtual Mental Health Workshop Berrien County, MI – September 12 2022 Created in response to the community’s stated priority health need of mental health, this introductory workshop will introduce three topics: mental wellness, trauma, and resilience. You will learn commonly used terms and be provided interactive opportunities to explore what these concepts mean toContinue reading “Health Huddle – Spectrum Mental Health Workshop”

Now That’s Funny! – Issue 36

by Thomas Hoyt So the other day I went golfing with my family and we had a wonderful time. There was one really funny moment that occurred at one hole on the course. I had teed off with a pretty decent shot and now had a tree in front of me for the next shot.Continue reading “Now That’s Funny! – Issue 36”

Buchanan Community Schools – BCS Principals 2022-2023

BCS Principals 2022-2023 by Patricia Robinson Buchanan Community Schools welcomes all students and families to the 2022-2023 school year. We are excited about the positive possibilities this year will bring. Our building leaders and their teams worked diligently throughout the summer to ensure the schools opened smoothly and were ready to receive students and familiesContinue reading “Buchanan Community Schools – BCS Principals 2022-2023”

Upcoming Event – American Legion Picnic 2022

American Legion Picnic with 3 Shots Band About American Legion Ralph Rumbaugh Post 51: Buchanan Auxiliary is a volunteer program, gives back hours to its communities and to veterans, and raises dollars to support its own programs, as well as other worthwhile charities. The American Legion was chartered and incorporated by Congress in 1919 asContinue reading “Upcoming Event – American Legion Picnic 2022”

Past Event – BAMA Faith and Family Day 2022

BAMA Faith and Family Day 2022 by Editor & Photographer, Rebecka Hoyt Sunday, August 28, a hot afternoon was enjoyed by many people and families of all ages at the Faith and Family Day event held at the Common. The Buchanan Area Ministerial Association (BAMA) put this on as backpacks filled with school supplies wereContinue reading “Past Event – BAMA Faith and Family Day 2022”

Now That’s Funny! – Issue 35

by Thomas Hoyt We are all creatures of habit. Admit it, we like our routines. Sometimes, however, our habits can make us miss something. For example, I was driving north on US-31 and intended on exiting off at M-139 north to go to John Beers Road and go into Stevensville. I usually take US-31 northContinue reading “Now That’s Funny! – Issue 35”

The Clark Barker – Issue 35

Back to School As the tiny humans go back to their learning places, I want to remind drivers to be extra careful! Kids everywhere, EVERYWHERE!!! Watch for them as they may not be watching for your vehicle. Remember, wherever you have to be is not more important than a little life. Woof-Woof!