Cuba News

Holy Cross students enjoy story time at the library - PHOTO GALLERY

The Cuba Recklein Memorial Library welcomed students from Holy Cross last week for story time. They read "Pete the Cat Trick or Treat" and learned about Halloween safety.

Cuba couple marks 72 years of marriage

Dorothy and Leo Willard of Cuba, Missouri celebrated 72 years of marriage on October 4, 2019.  Leo is a 94 year old veteran that served in both the Korean War and WWII.  He and his bride raised nine children.  He said his goal is to outlive his sister that died two weeks shy of her 105th birthday.  Dorothy is 86 years young and still going strong.  Hats off to a remarkable couple.

City preparing to chlorinate water system

The Cuba Water Department is making preparations to implement a temporary water chlorination program. Equipment is being purchased and installed that will allow the city to chlorinate its water system for a two-month period, following reports of bad water quality samples. City officials hope the chlorination will only be required for a short time.