Cuba News

Bouse challenged by Thorpe in Ward 3

    Voters in Cuba’s Third Ward will choose between their current alderman, Jeff Bouse, and challenger Eva Thorpe on April 6. The winner will serve the next two years on the city council.

Original Coolidge sold for $5 at yard sale

    Cuba’s annual citywide yard sale doesn’t officially begin until Saturday, but that didn’t stop one area resident from making the purchase of a lifetime earlier this week. The Cuba resident, who wishes to remain anonymous, purchased an original C.M. Coolidge painting valued at up to $500,000 for just $5.

Mortimeyer, Martin seeking Ward 1 position

    Cuba’s Ward 1 voters will find plenty of experience on the April 6 ballot when they decide who will represent them on the city council for the next two years. Current Ward 1 Alderman Debbie Martin is being challenged by former mayor Ray Mortimeyer.

County taxes, council and board positions to be decided on Tuesday

    Area voters will find a wide range of things on the ballot when they head to the polls on Tuesday, April 6. Crawford County has two sales tax extensions up for approval and candidates will be selected for a number of city, school, and emergency services positions.

Remembering some notable Cuba women

By Lori Malcolm for Viva Cuba
    Women’s Month is celebrated around the world every March. There are countless women in our nation’s history who have led extraordinary lives, including some here in Cuba, Missouri. There is a rich legacy of strong women who have made their mark in history only to lead the way for others.