During its meeting on May 3, the Cuba City Council approved hiring a temporary part-time comptroller and discussed qualifications for hiring a new Public Works director. Both positions need to be filled due to the recent retirement of Comptroller Christine Nash and resignation of Public Works Director Craig Bouse.
Lt. Col. John Grabowski, with the U.S. Army’s 31st Engineer Battalion at Ft. Leonard Wood, presented five Cuba High School students with certificates and medals last week for displaying integrity and honesty. Honored were (from left) senior Brian DeClue, sophomore Hailey Shockley, freshman Caiden Bell and Summer Stumpf and (not pictured) junior Mikayla Leija.
During its April 21 meeting, the Cuba School Board discussed an ongoing grant application that could have a major impact on the Cuba High School baseball and softball fields. Not only could the grant help fund significant improvements, but it would also lock in the facilities as public park space forever.
The Cuba School District has announced several personnel moves following its April 21 executive session, which followed its regular monthly meeting.
By Lori Malcolm
The Crawford County Historical Society Museum in Cuba is now open for the season. The public is invited to visit the museum in person during regular business hours from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday through Friday.