Buchanan Losses • 12/30/21-01/21/22 Name Age Born Died Jose Luis ” Joe” Crespo 63 October 21, 1958 January 15, 2022 Katheryn Nadine Vanlue 81 December 21, 1940 January 14, 2022 Jack “Frost” Vanlue 87 April 18, 1934 January 13, 2022 Joanne E. Ziebarth 76 February 9, 1945 January 13, 2022 Christine Sherman 87 March 16,Continue reading “Remembering”

Local Veterans – Stories of Local Vets

Stories of Local Vets by Garrick Stubblefield This entire year I will be trying to interview local vets that have served our country and give us some stories that they experienced in the time they served.  Garrick Stubblefield, MSSA Navy Garrick served in the Navy and was a “mess specialist” in the Navy. Garrick servedContinue reading “Local Veterans – Stories of Local Vets”

Community Press Release – Office of Governor Whitmer

Staying Warm this Winter State of Michigan – January 5, 2022 Dear Friend, As Michiganders, we are all too familiar with long, cold, unpredictable winters. We know that it could be 60 degrees and sunny on Monday and snowing on Friday. That is why it is so important that we all take the time toContinue reading “Community Press Release – Office of Governor Whitmer”

Community Press Release – DAR Wreaths Across America

DAR Brings Wreaths Across America to Local Cemetery Three Oaks, MI – December 11, 2021 Armed with warm hats and hearts the members from the Rebecca Dewey Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution gathered Saturday, November 11, 2021 for a Wreaths Across America ceremony at Shedd Cemetery in Three Oaks Township. Vice-Regent Sandy Wilhoit organized theContinue reading “Community Press Release – DAR Wreaths Across America”

Local Opinion – The New Year!

The New Year! by Garrick Stubblefield Wow! Can you believe it? We have gone through another year and are waiting on the arrival of 2022. This past year has been miserable to me but maybe not for others. As it goes for me the pandemic is getting quite old even though I may get itContinue reading “Local Opinion – The New Year!”


Buchanan Losses • 12/17/21-1/7/22 Name Age Born Died Donald Shelton 72 October 15, 1949 January 4, 2022 Eric Allen Thompson 60 March 28, 1961 January 4, 2022 John Edward Erickson 84 May 16, 1937 January 2, 2022 Jean Ann Nyhuis 64 July 12, 1957 January 2, 2022 Nedra Jean Sebalj 91 May 12, 1930 JanuaryContinue reading “Remembering”


Buchanan Losses • 11/30-12/17 Name Age Born Died Linda Ann Yazel 72 March 2, 1949 December 15, 2021 Shawna Ray Freehling 58 February 26, 1963 December 9, 2021 Glen L. Carlson 83 September 11, 1938 December 8, 2021 Edward Harding 34 May 14, 1987 December 7, 2021 Roger Hargreaves 79 March 28, 1942 December 7,Continue reading “Remembering”

Past Event – Cans for Veterans

The Buchanan Chronicle Honors Our Local Veterans by Jen Garry, Publisher, with Photos by Donna & Garrick Stubblefield This fall The Buchanan Chronicle held a Cans for Veterans donations drive; you may have seen some boxes around town asking for can and bottle donations. We were blown away by the community support when we totaledContinue reading “Past Event – Cans for Veterans”

Guest Writer – Poem

by Daniel Stormont, Lake Michigan College Student In The Moment * I’m riding passenger, we go under the stop light on Main  past the gas station where my friend Donny worked as a kid when Jenny asks me if I’m okay, I grit my teeth at the Dollar General thinking this lot used to beContinue reading “Guest Writer – Poem”

Community Press Release – DAR Wreaths Across America

Welcome to the Rebecca Dewey NSDAR Wreaths Across America Three Oaks, MI – November 17, 2021 REMEMBER the Fallen…HONOR those who Serve…TEACH our children the value of freedom. On December 18th, 2021, at 12:00 pm, Rebecca Dewey NSDAR will be helping Fort Custer National Cemetery in Augusta, Michigan, to Remember and Honor our veterans byContinue reading “Community Press Release – DAR Wreaths Across America”