Cuba News

Questions raised about employee’s suspension at Animal Control

Questions raised by a citizen about Cuba Animal Control at the Cuba City Council meeting this week were dismissed by the council for being hearsay. The issue was later dealt with in closed session as a personnel matter.

Former Cuba resident carves life-size crucifix

Submitted by Carol Breslich
    Deacon Fred Weisel carved a life-size crucifix that is displayed at the student entrace of the Newman Center in Columbia, Missouri
    Weisel was a well known businessman in Cuba, Missouri, building a nursery on the corner of Highway 19 and Old Highway 66.

Commencement held for CHS Class of 2019 – PHOTO GALLERY

Commencement was held at Mike Voigt Gymnasium on Saturday, May 18 for the Senior Class of 2019 at Cuba High School. At that ceremony, 75 graduates of the school walked across the stage to take their diplomas, completing their secondary school careers and taking the next big step in their collective lives.

Shelter animal has gone from roaming the streets to selling dog treats

Theo is a happy-go-lucky pit bull terrier mix that was adopted from the Cuba Animal Control shelter by a Bourbon family in May 2017. Two years later, and Theo can now stake claim to being semi-famous in the pit bull community, having been chosen as an advertising poster boy for Purina dog treats being sold in stores and online.

Woman charged in knifing at the Cuba Inn

A Cuba woman has been charged with assault and armed criminal action in connection with a stabbing incident that took place at the Cuba Inn motel on May 5.

According to a report filed by the Cuba Police Department, police were dispatched to Room 160 of the Cuba Inn on Highway P for a report of a female victim having been stabbed by another woman, who had fled from the scene.