Bancroft offers family
Since the arrival of the railroad in the 1880s started Bancroft, the community has withstood the closing of its high school and the plummeting of its population from a high of 1,000 to under 800 residents today.
Today, the community sees other challenges on the horison, like finding an owner to take over the Pub downtown, scratching for housing for any kind of growth, amd continuing the business tradiition that has kept the community stable.
Read the entire story in the March 21 Advance Celebrate Bancroft! section.