It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas at in the Recklein Historical District, thanks to the efforts of small group of volunteers and workers from the city of Cuba’s Electric Department. A month-long effort to put up 75,000 lights is nearing completion, with plans to flip the switch just in time for Thanksgiving.
Approximately $1.5 million in handicapped sidewalk improvements in Cuba and a major sealing project on Highway 19 throughout Crawford County are just about to be completed, with contractors hoping to wrap up work with some warmer fall weather.
The Cuba Police Department’s newest K9, Vando, officially went into service at the end of July and he is already making a big impact. Vando, who is handled by K9 Officer Rob Roberson, has already caught a fleeing suspect, found 11 pounds of marijuana, and assisted several other officers by finding drugs and paraphernalia.
Cuba High School honored veterans at an assembly held on Wednesday, November 13. The gathering, which was postponed on Nov. 11 due to inclement weather, included words and music from and for those who have served in our nation’s armed forces.
If you have ever wanted to get up close and personal with the Oscar Mayer Wienermobile, then you’ll get your chance on November 21. The famous hotdog car will be making an appearance in Bourbon and Cuba.