Cuba News

Weber receives scholarship

    Fischer & Frichtel Homes has announced that Lauren Weber, a graduate of Cuba High School, is the recipient of their 2021 Jacqueline A. Iffrig Scholarship.

New R-2 administrators getting quickly to work

    New Cuba Superintendent Dr. Curt Graves and Assistant Superintendent Dr. Scott Davidson won’t officially attend their first monthly meeting of the Board of Education until Tuesday, July 27, after nearly a month on the job. During that time, both have tried to tackle their new duties with enthusiasm.

Fair’s return a big success

    Not having a fair due to the pandemic apparently left a lot of area residents with a bit of an empty feeling in 2020, but they more than made up for it last week. Big crowds enjoyed the 74th Annual Crawford County Fair, which was held at Hood Park in Cuba July 13-17, thanks in part to some of the best weather the event has had in decades.

Head Start to host health fair

    Crawford County Head Start will be hosting a Community Health and Resource Fair on Wednesday, July 28, at Recklein Auditorium in Cuba from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. There will be free food, face painting, a bounce house, animals, school physicals, dental screenings, COVID shots, and more.

Governor will tour murals

    Missouri Governor Mike Parson and his wife, Teresa, will be visiting Cuba as part of their statewide Bicentennial Tour on Tuesday, July 27.