Cuba News

School board votes to cancel grant application for field upgrades

The Cuba School Board has decided not to seek a grant for improvements to the High School baseball and softball fields. At least some of the planned upgrades, however, will be completed.

Cuba School District bans student cell phones

Students in the Cuba School District won’t be able to carry their cell phones during regular class hours following approval of a change to the Elementary, Middle School, and High School handbooks at the June 21 school board meeting.

Satterfield officiates commission of son

Army Brig. Gen. Shawn Satterfield of Cuba, Missouri, officiates son’s commission into the U.S. Army.

Cuba fireworks will be July 3

The city of Cuba is planning to have its tradition Independence Day fireworks display at Hood Park again this year at Hood Park. The action is slated to begin at dusk on Sunday, July 3.

The city recently reminded citizen residents of the rules for setting off fireworks within the city as follows: It shall be unlawful for any person to discharge, fire, or set off any fireworks within the City of Cuba, Missouri unless discharged by a licensed pyrotechnician at a public display authorized by the board of aldermen of the City of Cuba, MO, except for on the Third, Fourth, and Fifth of July from 11 a.m. to 11:30 p.m.