Although the Cuba School Board won’t take a deep dive into the latest state testing data from last school year until October, members did learn at their September 23 meeting that information recently released by the state looks good.
At its regular monthly meeting on September 23, members of the Cuba School Board discussed the possibility of reducing the district’s current COVID-19 quarantine requirement from 14 to seven days. A final decision on the issue could be made in October.
The average homeowner in Cuba will see their monthly water bill increase from $23.32 per month to $56.38 starting November 1. At the September 21 Cuba City Council meeting, alderman voted 4-1 to approved the first water rate increase for the city in nearly 20 years.
Staff members at Missouri Hick Bar-B-Que in Cuba are mourning the loss of well-known owner Dennis Meiser and kitchen manager Mike Mathews after each recently died at Missouri Baptist Sullivan Hospital after being admitted for treatment of COVID-19. Both men lived in Cuba.
Isabella Kamler is a Junior at Cuba High School. She enjoys working with nearly all mediums, but especially drawing with chalk and pencils.