Cuba’s annual citywide yard sale doesn’t officially begin until Saturday, but that didn’t stop one area resident from making the purchase of a lifetime earlier this week. The Cuba resident, who wishes to remain anonymous, purchased an original C.M. Coolidge painting valued at up to $500,000 for just $5.
Cuba’s Ward 1 voters will find plenty of experience on the April 6 ballot when they decide who will represent them on the city council for the next two years. Current Ward 1 Alderman Debbie Martin is being challenged by former mayor Ray Mortimeyer.
Area voters will find a wide range of things on the ballot when they head to the polls on Tuesday, April 6. Crawford County has two sales tax extensions up for approval and candidates will be selected for a number of city, school, and emergency services positions.
By Lori Malcolm for Viva Cuba
Women’s Month is celebrated around the world every March. There are countless women in our nation’s history who have led extraordinary lives, including some here in Cuba, Missouri. There is a rich legacy of strong women who have made their mark in history only to lead the way for others.
The city of Cuba has announced that its annual spring clean-up will be held May 10-11.