Cuba News

Keogh and DeLuna reign over CHS courtwarming - PHOTO GALLERY

    Cuba High School seniors Dylan Keogh and Alex DeLuna were crowned courtwarming king and queen during a ceremony held Friday night in Mike Voigt Gymnasium. Courtwarming had been scheduled for February 4 but it was moved to February 18 due to the weather.

Osage chief visits with city council

    Just one day before Osage Casinos released new drawings of its proposed Missouri casino at Lake of the Ozarks, Chief Geoffrey Standing Bear and two other high-ranking officials with the Osage Nation met with members of the Cuba City Council last week.

Council discussed more work, property for airport

    During their regular meeting on February 15, members of the Cuba City Council approved a purchase that would help facilitate the completion of a new taxiway for Mosby Field, the city airport, along with the possible purchase of some nearby land to address a safety concern. The council also approved two street closures for Cuba Fest and Running the Rails.

CHS courtwarming scheduled for Friday

LET’S TRY THIS AGAIN - Weather permitting again, Cuba High School will host its annual courtwarming festivities on Friday when the Wildcats host Crocker. Courtwarming was originally scheduled for February 4 but was postponed due to the weather.

Census data shows Cuba has highest poverty rate in area

    The 2020 census data for individual cities was recently released and, while population numbers are what most people want to see, the information also contains a wealth of other local data. For instance, the census reported that Cuba has a poverty rate that is more than 20 percent above the state average.