Our Eighth Issue • July 17 2021

Welcome to Our Eighth Issue!

Thank you so much for reading all about Buchanan’s latest!

The Buchanan Chronicle

A Note from the Editor

by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor It’s summertime in Buchanan and I hope that y’all are enjoying it now that Michigan is “Open!” My family and I were recently on vacation to…

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Nature Notes

Leaves of Three by Jill McDonald “Leaves of three, let them be!” as the saying goes. This phrase is simple, yet can be very beneficial to remember to help you…

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Buchanan Birthday • 7/27 We want to wish Mr. Oliver Kelly a very Happy 80th Birthday on Tuesday, July 27, 2021. For 39 years (since 1982) he’s been owner and…

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Local Business – River of Life Yoga

The Yoga Joint: New Buchanan Space Opened June 19 2021 by Publisher Jen Garry “A Breath in the Right Direction”: For Ulrike McCarty the long awaited day finally came Saturday…

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Local Places – BASC

Fun Events at Buchanan Area Senior Center by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Now that the state of Michigan is open, the Buchanan Area Senior Center has plenty of activities…

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Puzzler Page – Puzzles

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…

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Local Spotlight – Singer

Voice of an Angel by Nik Sanchez Many wonder what it would take to be a town hero, to sing at a memorial day parade, or even at a high…

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Community Events – BACC Annual Awards

Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce Annual Awards Ceremony by Jill McDonald On June 23rd, the Buchanan Area Chamber of Commerce held their Annual Awards Ceremony outdoors at Buchanan Common. Together…

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Tech Tips

Power Protection by Kelly Brown Since we are already deep into Michigan’s Thunderstorm season, I would like to take a minute to remind everyone that surge protectors are a MUST…

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Local Family – Kids Art Gallery

Kids Summertime Art Gallery by The Buchanan Chronicle Team’s Kids As school is out for the summer, we’ll showcase some art from the kids of The Buchanan Chronicle Team members.

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Young Writer Spotlight

Vacation to Florida Submitted by Julie Hoyt, going into the 7th Grade I was recently in Hobe Sound, Florida for Friday, June 18th, and Saturday, June 26th. Then I was…

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Community Events – 16th Annual Car Show

16th Annual Michiana Cruisers Benefit Car Show by Publisher Jen Garry McCoy Creek Recreation Area, near Buchanan High School, hosted Buchanan’s 16th Annual Michiana Cruisers Benefit Car Show Sunday, July…

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Buchanan Losses • 6/18-7/16 Name Age Born Died Lorraine Kucki 89 May 02, 1932 July 09, 2021 Kenneth Weed 83 August 18, 1937 July 07, 2021 Gary Lee Moore 75…

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Police Points

Police Call Log : 6/8 – 7/7 Buchanan City Police Department Description Total Calls of Type Sex Offenses 0 Parental Kidnapping 1 Larceny 2 Larceny – Theft from Motor Vehicle…

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The Clark Barker

Have You Seen the Signs? So, recently some of the downtown Buchanan light poles have new signs on them. They are the “No U Turn” signs. They are located on…

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Now That’s Funny!

by Thomas Hoyt Well, this year for the 4th of July celebration my family and I got to spend time at a cookout with friends. While at this party, I…

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Movie Showtimes

Wonderland Cinema • 7/16-7/22 Movie Rating Times Black Widow PG13 12:15, 12:45, 3:30, 3:50, 6:45, 7:00, 9:35 The Boss Baby: Family Business PG 1:00, 3:45, 6:30, 9:00 Escape Room: Tournament…

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Thanks for Reading Our Eighth Issue!


Look for Our Ninth Issue:

August 7, 2021

Links to Past Issues:
Issue 07 – June 19, 2021
Issue 06 – June 5, 2021
Issue 05 – May 15, 2021
Issue 04 – May 1, 2021
Issue 03 – April 17, 2021
Issue 02 – April 3, 2021
Issue 01 – March 20, 2021