Cuba News

City lawsuit trial set

            A Cuba employee who is suing the city for age discrimination will lay his claims out before a jury this fall. During a hearing held on June 21, the case was scheduled for trial on September 22.

PA, judge swap positions

            The city of Cuba has a new municipal judge and prosecuting attorney after resignations from the current judge and prosecutor were accepted at the June 21 council meeting. Alderman reappointed both officials to the positions.

Cuba school board approves $16.8 million 2022-23 budget

            During their meeting on June 21, Cuba School Board members approved the budget for the 2022-23 school year with anticipated spending of $16.79 million. The district should end the year with about $7.3 million in reserve funds.

School board votes to cancel grant application for field upgrades

The Cuba School Board has decided not to seek a grant for improvements to the High School baseball and softball fields. At least some of the planned upgrades, however, will be completed.

Cuba School District bans student cell phones

Students in the Cuba School District won’t be able to carry their cell phones during regular class hours following approval of a change to the Elementary, Middle School, and High School handbooks at the June 21 school board meeting.