Cuba News

Former youth volleyball co-director charged with theft

    The woman who previously served as co-director for the Cuba Youth Volleyball Program has been charged with stealing more than $2,500 from the program. Jessica N. Brendel, 37, of Cuba, was charged on May 18 with class D felony stealing for incidents that took place between July 19, 2018 and April 9, 2019.

Leathers sworn in as mayor

    The Cuba Board of Alderman met in an open session on June 4 to reorganize the city council and approved several new ordinances. Newly elected Mayor Cody Leathers was sworn in, as was City Collector Kim Roedemeier, and aldermen Kevin Copling and Curtis Holt.