Cuba News

Council approves Animal Control hiring

           During a special noon meeting on July 26, the Cuba City Council authorized the hiring of a temporary, part-time Animal Control employee.

New principal getting ready for school year

New Cuba High School Principal Kari Nolting has settled into her office and is going to be busy over the next few weeks meeting her staff and preparing for the return of students on August 22. She started work on June 27, the final week of summer school, in order to meet some of her teachers.

Cuba woman claims pageant title

            Cuba High School graduate Sofia Kelly, daughter of John and Tabi Woodson, has earned the prestigious title of the 2022 National American Miss Missouri at the state pageant held July 10 in Branson.

Officials pleased with fair

            Despite some issues with an electrical problem that twice led to minor fires and an evacuation of the cattle barn, the Crawford County Fair Board is pleased with how the 75th annual event went last week at Hood Park in Cuba. Overall attendance was at or near last year’s level when a record-sized crowd returned after a one-year hiatus due to the pandemic.