Cuba News

Drug raid finds meth, weapons, cash

    A raid conducted by members of the Lake Area Narcotics Enforcement Group, Crawford County Sheriff’s Department, Cuba Police Department, and South Central Drug Task Force turned up drugs, cash, and two weapons at a Cuba residence on Sunday, Dec. 8. Two people were taken into custody.

Annual school audit report looks good

    During its meeting on November 25, the Cuba School Board accepted the district’s annual audit report as presented by Catlett and Associates, of St. Peters, Mo. The audit did not report any problems.

Cuba schools looking to improve math scores

    The Cuba School District recently received data from its latest round of state-required testing and Assistant Superintendent Curt Graves presented that information to the board during its regularly monthly meeting on November 25. Overall, the district had good results in English, but lower than expected scores in math.

School hit with $350,000 insurance bill

    Cuba Schools Superintendent Jon Earnhart delivered some painful news to the Board of Education during its monthly meeting on November 25 when he reported the district had to pay a $350,000 assessment to settle unpaid health insurance claims. And as bad as that was, the school’s health insurance situation is likely to get even worse.