The Cuba School District is once again planning for its Annual Holiday Assistance Program and is seeking donations to help brighten Thanksgiving and Christmas for those in need.
By Lori Malcomb for the Crawford County Historical Society
The Crawford County Historical Society Museum continues to preserve the history of the area with a unique approach that connects family, traditions, and heirlooms. The museum is filled with thoughtful displays of artifacts, letters, and photographs that give visitors a glimpse into the past. As a way to preserve and promote history, the museum selects exhibits and traces them back to family members who live near the area. The Living History Project connects the past to the present and prepares for the future!
The Cuba Arts Council (CAC) invites the public to join them at the 2021 Cuba Fest on Saturday, October 16, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Once again, CAC will be offering our "Wine Tasting Tent" and "The Taste of Cuba." This year, CAC is adding a Kids Chalk Art that will be located at the corner of Smith and B streets in Cuba.
Cuba High School students are getting ready for homecoming week, which begins Monday and runs through Friday, October 8, when the football Wildcats will host South Callaway. The homecoming king and queen will be crowned on the football field during a ceremony that is scheduled to begin at 6:30 p.m.
During its meeting on September 21, the Cuba City Council gave approval to Covenant Praise Church to have fireworks at its community block party on October 9. Approval was also given for the food pantry to close a street once a month and it was announced that another police officer has resigned.