Buchanan Sports – Olympian Hannah Roberts

Hometown Hero Brings Home Silver Medal by The Buchanan Chronicle Team Saturday evening (July 31, 2021) at Buchanan Common was hopping, when approximately 1,400 Buchanan citizens came out to watch Olympian Hannah Roberts earn the silver medal at the Tokyo 2020 Summer Olympics! Most of our team was able to attend and experience this greatContinue reading “Buchanan Sports – Olympian Hannah Roberts”

Buchanan History – Pears Mill

Exploring Pears Mill with The Buchanan Chronicle by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor Have you been to Pears Mill lately, or how about, have you ever been to Pears Mill? (Did you know it’s pronounced “PEERS”?) When you come to the Farmers’ Market, I am sure that you noticed Pears Mill is open. It is only openContinue reading “Buchanan History – Pears Mill”

Community Events – National Night Out

Police-Community Partnership – National Night Out by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor National Night Out was this last Tuesday, August 3, 2021 at McCoy Creek Recreation Area from 6pm – 9pm. This nationally observed event is a chance for community safety departments to come together and for the community to get to know them better. Tons ofContinue reading “Community Events – National Night Out”

Local Faith – Neighbors Helping Neighbors

Neighbors Helping Neighbors Washing Windows of Downtown Businesses by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor and Photographer If you saw some groups of people washing windows downtown Buchanan last Saturday morning, July 31, 2021 you were not seeing things. The Neighbors Helping Neighbors group and others from Buchanan Christian Church on 112 W. 3rd Street, provided a freeContinue reading “Local Faith – Neighbors Helping Neighbors”

Bucktown Then and Now – Getting Started! Part II

by Van Young Part Two of Getting Started! Feel free to go back to our 8th issue if you haven’t read Part One of Getting Started. The popularity of jazz at that time was due to a lot of radio jazz shows, hometown Dixieland bands, traveling jazz bands, etc. On Sunday nights Stud and IContinue reading “Bucktown Then and Now – Getting Started! Part II”

Local Family – BIG Trucks Day

BIG Trucks Day in Buchanan by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer At the top of the beautiful 1:00pm hour, on Friday, July 20, 2021, the BIG city trucks of Buchanan’s Department of Public Works and the Buchanan City Fire Department paraded up Oak Street and into the City Center parking lot so that all ofContinue reading “Local Family – BIG Trucks Day”