Cuba News

Current mayor, alderman facing off in June election

    Cuba could have a new mayor after the June 2 election, which was originally scheduled for April before being rescheduled due to the ongoing pandemic. Current Ward 2 Alderman Cody Leathers is running against incumbent Mayor Ray Mortimeyer.

Cuba Pound receives grant from Walmart

    Partners for the Cuba Pound has received a $1,000 grant from the Walmart Giving Community Grant Program.
    Even in times of uncertainty, Walmart continues to lend a hand to support the community. The grant will directly benefit the care of the animals at the Cuba Animal Control Shelter.

Ives returns home

Staff Sergeant Ian Ives, a Cuba native who was seriously injured when he stepped on an explosive device in Afghanistan last year, has returned to his home in Seattle, Washington, after being discharged from Walter Reed Army Medical Center in Bethesda, Maryland, last week.