The Clark Barker

Kids Being Kids The other day, my Editor and Publisher were driving down one of Buchanan’s main roads as the hydrants were in the process of being flushed. As they came up to an intersection, they noticed a few kids and thought the kids were going to cross the road, but they didn’t, they stoppedContinue reading “The Clark Barker”

The Clark Barker

Some Halloween Trick-or-Treating Tips Since Halloween is before our next issue in November, I thought I would do another short one on Halloween Trick-or-Treating tips for you humans. Trick-or-Treating is from 6:00 – 7:30pm Sunday, October 31. Use glow sticks, clothing reflectors and flashlights while walking on sidewalks/crossing streets/and going into driveways/yards.  Only cross atContinue reading “The Clark Barker”

Buchanan Sports – Homecoming with Olympian Hannah Roberts

Hannah Roberts Brings Home Silver Medal by Garrick Stubblefield On October 8th, 2021 I had the pleasure to interview Hannah Roberts, our hometown hero Olympian. Wow! Did I just say our hometown Olympian? Well, yes, I did. So first off it was so thrilling to interview Hannah because it was my first official interview withContinue reading “Buchanan Sports – Homecoming with Olympian Hannah Roberts”

Police Points – New Officer Introduction

Officer Nick Pensari Joins Buchanan City Police Department by Officer Nick Pensari, Write-Up and Photo Submitted by Diana Selir My name is Nick Pensari.  I was raised in Union City, Michigan as the youngest of five children. I have 3 brothers and 1 sister. Both of my parents worked in the education field for theirContinue reading “Police Points – New Officer Introduction”

Local Opinion

Face Masks Response Submitted by Bob White I would like to respond to a letter published in Issue 13 entitled “Local Opinion – Face Masks”.  I hesitate to wade into a political battle but since the author has attempted to cite science to support their position I believe I can offer some perspective. The authorContinue reading “Local Opinion”

City Commission Meeting Agenda • September 27 2021

Write-Up by Editor Rebecka Hoyt, Agenda by City Clerk Barbara A. Pitcher Please note that only the City Commission Meeting Agenda is posted below. At the end of the agenda, click on the link to take you to more detailed minutes of the meeting. Also, the meeting minutes will not be published in each issueContinue reading “City Commission Meeting Agenda • September 27 2021”

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 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 – Puzzles”

Special Word of Thanks

In response to our Issue 12 article Buchanan History on Clear Lake (read it here): “Good morning Rebecka, I just finished reading your article (and the others in the edition) and sending it out to the family and also to Jayme, the owner of the house. What a nicely written story! Thank you. Great picturesContinue reading “Special Word of Thanks”