Students from Holy Cross Catholic School visited the Cuba Recklein Memorial Library last week to help with decorating the Christmas tree. St. Nick also made a special appearance.
The annual Cuba Chamber of Commerce Christmas Parade was held Saturday, starting at the Wagon Wheel and traveling down Historic Route 66 before turning onto Smith Street and ending at the Recklein Historic District, where Santa was on hand to greet children and hand out presents.
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.
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.
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.