Cuba News

CHS student arrested for making terrorist threat - UPDATED WITH BOND

    A Cuba High School student has been arrested by the Crawford County Sheriff’s Office (CCSO) for allegedly saying he wanted to “shoot up” the school. He now faces a Class E felony charge for making a terrorist threat.

Cuba man flees from cops

    A Cuba man has been charged with assault after allegedly fleeing from a police officer and leading the cop on a vehicle pursuit through Cuba where the man reportedly drove recklessly and ran several stop signs in an attempt to get away in addition to hitting the police vehicle with his car.

Two Cuba students to attend 2021 Missouri Agribusiness Academy

    The Missouri Department of Agriculture has announced that 30 high school sophomores, including two from Cuba, were selected to participate in the 2021 Missouri Agribusiness Academy.

Donation made to AALC

On behalf of the Geraldine and Norman Rubenstein Charitable Foundation, ExxonMobil, and a donation from Greg Portell and Jason Wallis in honor of Rudy Munro, Crawford County Foundation Treasurer Rachel Wallis Andreasson (left) recently presented a check for $9,000 to Teresa Switzer, director of All Aboard Learning Center. The combination of funds will go towards curriculum assessments, upgrades to technology, and a new fence for the playground.

Nearly 270 run the rails along Route 66 - PHOTO GALLERY

    A total of 269 participants enjoyed a cool, but sunny start for this year’s Running the Rails on Route 66 in Historic Uptown Cuba Saturday morning. The race began shortly after 9 a.m. along North Main Street and 237 people finished the four-mile event.