Cuba News

Wildcats win district baseball tourney – PHOTO GALLERY

    For the first time since 2014, the Cuba Wildcats are district baseball tournament champions. Cuba defeated Steelville 12-2 Thursday to claim the title and advance into the Class 3 state tournament and will host Jefferson High School, of Festus, in the opening round on Tuesday.

Quilts are telling stories at local museum

By Lori Malcolm
    The Crawford County Historical Society Museum has a new quilt exhibit. The new display showcases over 20 handmade quilts and each one has a unique story.

New splash pad should be finished for pool opening

    Work on the new splash pad at the Cuba Municipal Pool is progressing as scheduled and plans remain in place to have it completed in time for the opening of the pool on May 29, weather permitting. The new water feature, which is replacing the kiddie pool, is being installed at a cost of $242,210.

Cuba man charged with burglary, property damage at Hood Park

    Felony charges have been filed against a Cuba man accused of unlawfully entering the cattle barn in Hood Park and cutting wiring in the building. A Cuba police officer on patrol saw him and he fled at that time but was later apprehended.