Speeding remains top cause of fatalities with motorcycle fatalities surging in 2021

    A rise in speeding and other reckless driving behaviors continues to be a disturbing trend in 2021. During the first half of the year, more than 450 people lost their lives in a crash on Missouri roadways. The primary causes are all too common: excessive speeds, distraction, impairment, and choosing to not wear a seat belt or motorcycle helmet.  

MFA Oil Company to hold annual meeting

    The 2021 annual meeting of the Cuba MFA Oil Company bulk plant has been scheduled for July 21 between noon and 1 p.m. at the MFA Oil office located at 733 Hwy. DD in Cuba according to Karalee Curtis, local bulk plant manager.

One arrested in murder of St. James man

A Rolla man has been arrested for allegedly shooting and killing a St. James man in Rolla last night.

Horse and Pony Show - PHOTO GALLERY

The annual Crawford County Fair Horse and Pony Show was held Wednesday evening in the Ed Mitchell Arena at Hood Park in Cuba.

Marquez crowned fair queen - PHOTO GALLERY

    Baylee Marquez, of Cuba, was crowned the 2021 Crawford County Fair queen following the talent competition and pageant held Wednesday evening at the fairgrounds in Hood Park. Sophie Case was first runner-up and the second runner-up was Addison Smith.