Buchanan History – Berrien History

Buchanan History from Blogger Jennifer Gardner by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer Jennifer Gardner, is a history writer who resides in Berrien County. Recently, she started a blog on Berrien History. In future issues of The Buchanan Chronicle, she will be contributing some Buchanan history from her blog. This article that we have chosen forContinue reading “Buchanan History – Berrien History”

Community Press Release – DAR

Buchanan Teacher Receives Buckets of Classroom Supplies Buchanan, MI – September 30, 2021 Classroom supplies were delivered Friday September 24th to Buchanan’s Moccasin Elementary by Tifanni Dash and Chapter Regent Kathleen Alton of Rebecca Dewey Chapter, NSDAR. Tifanni Dash, Community Classroom committee chair, collected supplies needed for 2nd grade teacher Michelle Horvath from an AmazonContinue reading “Community Press Release – DAR”


Buchanan Losses • 10/1-10/15 Name Age Born Died Morris Lee Dahl 95 April 10, 1926 October 10, 2021 Helena Teresa Lach 61 August 18, 1960 October 5, 2021 Teddy Lee Florey 71 June 24, 1950 October 5, 2021 Marian Allegrezza 79 September 21, 1942 October 4, 2021 Richard W. Dudkowski 79 April 2, 1942 SeptemberContinue reading “Remembering”

Community Press Release – Office of Governor Whitmer

Governor Whitmer Signs Bill Renaming Stretch of I-94 After Late MDOT Employee Berrien County, MI – October 7, 2021 Governor Whitmer today signed Senate Bill 48, which renames a portion of I-94 in Benton Charter Township from the highway I-196 interchange to Napier Avenue exit as the “Kevin D. White Memorial Highway” in honor ofContinue reading “Community Press Release – Office of Governor Whitmer”

Community Press Release – BASC

Veteran Support Services Presentation & Ceremony Tuesday, November 9, 2021 at 10am Submitted by Diana Smuda, BASC Program Coordinator If you have a military service, please call 695-7119 to let us know what branch of service and era you served in. Veteran Support Services is a program at Spectrum Health Lakeland that focuses on assistingContinue reading “Community Press Release – BASC”

Community Press Release – DAR

Local DAR Plans Grave Rededication Three Oaks, MI – September 23, 2021 Rebecca Dewey Chapter, National Society Daughters of the American Revolution stationed in Three Oaks, plans a rededication of an American Patriot grave of James Selleck and his wife Chloe.  Services will be at the Allen (Red Mill) Cemetery on Elm St., Silver CreekContinue reading “Community Press Release – DAR”

Community Events – Veterans Day 2021

Buchanan Events Veterans Day 2021 Buchanan, MI – November 11, 2021 5 Separate Activities Donations Appreciated All Events FREE and open to the Public (except BCS 11/12 presentation) Special Guest Stuart Aspinall For information: 269-429-2098 11/10 – 6pm ~ Dowagiac Lyons Auditorium Presentation 11/11 – 11am ~ On the Bluff St. Joe DAR Annual VeteransContinue reading “Community Events – Veterans Day 2021”


Buchanan Losses • 9/16-10/1 Name Age Born Died Kenneth Alan Hall 66 May 5, 1955 September 21, 2021 Donald S. O’Bryant 91 March 17, 1930 September 19, 2021 Jack Leroy Cauffman 83 August 30, 1938 September 16, 2021 Dora Lee Mann 88 January 27, 1933 September 16, 2021 We wish to respectfully honor the memoryContinue reading “Remembering”

Buchanan History

A Vacation to Remember by Rebecka Hoyt, Editor & Photographer How would you feel if someone told you that where you would be spending your vacation was in a home that you used to live in many, many years ago? Well, for an 80-year-old Florida resident, Larry Rosenquist, this happened to him! His daughter, JanetContinue reading “Buchanan History”