An Osage story of life in Missouri

By Mary young
            On May 10, Cuba Middle School hosted a fun-filled event. CMS Variety Show was an evening of food, activities, new book giveaways, art exhibit and a talent show.

Local scholarships presented to CHS seniors

            Members of the Cuba High School Class of 2022 gathered on May 12 for the school’s annual Scholarship Celebration as a long list of local scholarships were presented.

CHS graduation will be streamed

            Cuba High School has announced that this year’s graduation ceremony, which is scheduled for Saturday, will be live streamed on YouTube.

MRPC now overseeing city’s ARPA spending

           The city of Cuba had planned to manage its ARPA (American Rescue Plan Act) funding reports in house, but with the retirement of former comptroller Christine Nash, the city council recently approved letting the Meramec Regional Planning Commission (MRPC) handle that paperwork.

Police chief seeks promotions, reports on vandalism

            Cuba Police Chief Doug Shelton requested that two of his officers get a pay increase and reported on vandalism at a city park during the May 3 City Council meeting