Cuba News

Museum is keeping the past alive

    History is a mere moment in time. To capture such a moment is priceless. To keep history alive is a big responsibility. The Crawford County Historical Society Museum has taken on the task of the safekeeping of family heirlooms, military profiles, vintage fashions, photographs, books, and so much more.

Cuba and Bourbon fire departments need personnel

    In reflecting on the 20th anniversary of the September 11 terrorist attacks, many Americans gave thanks for the first responders in their community. In northern Crawford County, more of them are needed as both the Cuba and Bourbon fire departments are currently seeking applicants for firefighters.

Cuba Fest returning for 59th year

    After a year of canceled events in 2020, the Tri-C Club of Cuba is again planning to host Cuba Fest in the historic Recklein area, including Recklein Auditorium, the Recklein Memorial Library and the Crawford County Historical Society Museum, next month.

Bill to increase city water rates passes first reading

    Base water rates for both residents and businesses in the city of Cuba will more than double if a proposed ordinance receives final approval from the city council on September 21. Bill 2027, which passed in a first reading on September 7, would increase the rate on the first 2,000 gallons of water used from $8 to $18.

Council makes salary adjustments and discusses bereavement policy

    During its September 7 meeting, the Cuba City Council approved adjustments to the city’s salary schedule and considered a change to the current bereavement policy. Aldermen also heard an update on the control of feral cats and approved several major purchases.