Cuba News

Cuba man charged with child sex crimes

    EDITOR’S NOTE: This story contains crime details that some people may find offensive.

    A Cuba man stands charged with 19 counts of felony sex crimes against a child. The incidents took place between October of 2019 and January of 2020 and were captured on video.

‘Small Town Big Deal’ highlighting Route 66 and Cuba

    Nationally syndicated TV show “Small Town Big Deal,” hosted by agricultural machinery industry leader Rodney Miller and former Entertainment Tonight correspondent Jann Carl, is rolling down Route 66 and right into Cuba Monday to showcase small town living.

Leathers elected Cuba’s new mayor

    Ray Mortimeyer was seeking his 10th term as mayor Cuba during the annual municipal election, which was held Tuesday after being delayed in April due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Voters didn’t give it to him, however, as they instead elected Ward 2 Alderman Cody Leathers as Cuba’s newest mayor.

Earnhart gives budget updates to school board

    Cuba School District Superintendent Jon Earnhart told board members during their May 21 virtual meeting on Zoom to be prepared to spend money out of the district’s reserve funds during the 2020-21 school year due to an expected decrease in state and local revenue due to the COVID-19 pandemic.