Members of Cuba’s American Legion, Disabled American Veterans, and Veterans of Foreign Wars posts gathered at Kinder Cemetery in Cuba on Monday to observe Memorial Day and remember all those who have given the ultimate sacrifice for our country.
Thirty high school sophomores were recently selected to participate in the Missouri Department of Agriculture’s Missouri Agribusiness Academy.
The students will spend time throughout the year exploring various segments of Missouri agriculture.
Cuba teachers gathered at Hood Park on May 19 to celebrate the end of the 2019-20 school year with students after not having seen each other in person for two months after in-person classes were suspended due to the ongoing pandemic. School staff lined the old racetrack at the park, while students and their parents drove through and waived at each other.
After a several month delay due to the coronavirus, the Cuba City Council has finally passed an “administrative warrant” ordinance. Also during its meeting on May 19, the council made it illegal to live in a recreational vehicle in the city and approved two other new ordinances.
Cuba High School awarded over $36,000 in local scholarships to the graduating class of 2020. The scholarship celebration was scheduled to take place on Friday, May 15 but was canceled due to social distancing restrictions caused by the COVID-19 outbreak.