Cuba couple publishes children’s book, plans more

    K.J. and Rhonda Koppelmann are not only educators, but also students and they are happy to share what they learned during a trip to Africa through a children’s book they co-authored. They hope it is just one of many more to come.

Council approves hiring of two new police officers

    During its meeting on October 5, the Cuba City Council unanimously approved hiring two new police officers to replace two that recently resigned after accepting other jobs. Aldermen also approved several bids in what was a short meeting after some key items up for discussion were tabled.

Gipson, Bristow crowned CHS homecoming royalty - PHOTO GALLERY

    Cuba High School seniors Conner Gipson and Debra Bristow reigned over Cuba High School Friday evening after being crowned the 2021 homecoming king and queen. They were crowned during a ceremony held before the Wildcats home football game against South Callaway.

One-day Cuba Fest set for Saturday

    After not having a festival in 2020 due to the pandemic, Cuba Fest will be returning to the Historic Recklein District for the 59th year on Saturday, October 16. From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be arts, crafts, food, music, and more.

Viva Cuba hosting annual chili contest at Cuba Fest

    Viva Cuba will be hosting its 30th Annual Chili Cook-Off at Cuba fest in the Historic Recklein District on Smith Street in Cuba on Saturday, October 16.