Puzzler Page – Issue 20

by Garrick Stubblefield Hi all, my name is Garrick Stubblefield and I live here in Buchanan. I joined the military right out of school. Recently, I was asked to join The Buchanan Chronicle by sports writer Nik Sanchez. I will be doing an array of, not only puzzles, but I will be doing sports andContinue reading “Puzzler Page – Issue 20”

Community Press Release – Honor Credit Union

Honor Credit Union Community Commitment Scholarship Winners Announced Submitted by Kayla Smith, Honor Credit Union Brand Specialist Berrien Springs, MI – January 14, 2022 Honor Credit Union is pleased to announce that the 2022 Honor Credit Union Community Commitment Scholarship window is now open for applications. The credit union will award a $1,000 scholarship toContinue reading “Community Press Release – Honor Credit Union”

Community Press Release – HCU at Brandywine Elementary School

Ribbon Cutting Ceremony for Brandywine Elementary School Student Credit Union Submitted by Karol Behrle, Honor Credit Union Community Assistant Vice President Brandywine Elementary School celebrated the grand opening and ribbon cutting of the Bobcat Student Credit Union on Wednesday, January 5th at 2:15pm. The Bobcat Student Credit Union, a division of Honor, is located insideContinue reading “Community Press Release – HCU at Brandywine Elementary School”

Nature Notes – Meteorologist Matt Rudkin

Weather Forecaster Goes Freelance by Jill K. McDonald, Writer, and Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Just before Christmas, some of our team got the chance to have a Google Meet interview with Meteorologist Matt Rudkin. Most of our readers know him as the former Chief Meteorologist at the WSBT 22 TV station in Mishawaka, IN.Continue reading “Nature Notes – Meteorologist Matt Rudkin”

Local Clubs – Eagle Scout at McCoy Creek Trail

Another Eagle Scout Project Benefits McCoy Creek Trail by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor and Photographer Boy Scout Brendan Coger from Troop #541, has added a stairway project down towards the Blumka Bridge for his Eagle Scout Project. During the late morning of Saturday, December 19, 2021 I met him along with his troop and leaders. ThisContinue reading “Local Clubs – Eagle Scout at McCoy Creek Trail”

Local Charity – RAM and Wesner Automotive Annual Toy Drive

A Time of Giving in Buchanan by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer, and featuring a video by Stephanie Fain This Christmas was a little more special for some Buchanan families. Redbud Area Ministries (RAM) held a toy drive at Wesner Automotive in Buchanan. All of these toys, clothes, and wrapping paper were donated by theContinue reading “Local Charity – RAM and Wesner Automotive Annual Toy Drive”

Local Business – New Owner for Bucktown Nutrition

New Owner for Bucktown Nutrition by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer, with Photos submitted by Bucktown Nutrition owner, Stephanie Anderson As you make your way into Bucktown Nutrition at 105 Days Avenue, you will be seeing a couple new faces. Stephanie Anderson is now the new owner, and her mom, Anna, will be joining her.Continue reading “Local Business – New Owner for Bucktown Nutrition”

Health & Art – Art Therapy

Art and the New Year by Madelyn Kitchell For the new year, a lot of us create resolutions, and not too many resolutions are ever followed through. One of my current resolutions is to reduce stress. Reducing stress can benefit everyone! You may wonder how this is all tied into art. Many studies have beenContinue reading “Health & Art – Art Therapy”

BCS Sports Scores – Buchanan Wrestling January 2022

Photos submitted by Leland Payne, Scores and Info from Buchanan Bucks Wrestling Facebook page Buchanan Bucks Wrestling at Comstock Horseshoe Classic Individual Tournament 2021, Wednesday, December 22, 2021. “Today the Bucks wrestled in the Comstock Horseshoe Classic Individual Tournament. The team took 6th out of 18 teams and missed 5th by a 1/2 point. Good showing forContinue reading “BCS Sports Scores – Buchanan Wrestling January 2022”

BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa Elementary January 2022

Little Bucks “Giving” Food Drive Submitted by Ottawa Principal Stacy Denison During the month of December, Ottawa’s Little Bucks participated in a philanthropy project and learned about giving back to our community while connecting to kindergarten and first grade social studies standards through citizen involvement.  Collecting food and hygiene items for only one week, ourContinue reading “BCS School Spotlight – Ottawa Elementary January 2022”