Cuba News

Domestic assault charges filed against Cuba man

    Ongoing domestic disputes between a Cuba couple led to felony charges filed against the man after a December 22 incident. Brandon Dale Evans, 29, of Cuba, has been charged with class E felony domestic assault in the third degree for his part in the issues.

Local board member completes training

    Sean Siebert, a member of the Crawford Co. R-II Board of Education, participated in Essential New Board Member Certification training sponsored by the Missouri School Boards' Association. The 18.5 hours of training required of new board members in their first year of service was completed on line due to the COVID-19 restrictions.

Vaccine could be available to educators as early as February

    The Cuba School Board met on December 22 and board members learned that educators and child care workers would be in the next group to be eligible for the COVID-19 vaccination. Cheri Schuette, who is on the Missouri School Board Association committee, told the board that the association would be releasing guidelines for the vaccine in the near future as more information became available.

New Year’s power outage hit Cuba - UPDATED

    City officials feared the New Year’s Day power outage that hit a large portion of Cuba might last through Wednesday, but some hard work on the phone paid off Saturday when a replacement transformer was found, which allowed city electric workers to fix the outage early Sunday morning.