During its meeting on October 5, the Cuba City Council unanimously approved hiring two new police officers to replace two that recently resigned after accepting other jobs. Aldermen also approved several bids in what was a short meeting after some key items up for discussion were tabled.
Cuba High School seniors Conner Gipson and Debra Bristow reigned over Cuba High School Friday evening after being crowned the 2021 homecoming king and queen. They were crowned during a ceremony held before the Wildcats home football game against South Callaway.
After not having a festival in 2020 due to the pandemic, Cuba Fest will be returning to the Historic Recklein District for the 59th year on Saturday, October 16. From 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. there will be arts, crafts, food, music, and more.
Viva Cuba will be hosting its 30th Annual Chili Cook-Off at Cuba fest in the Historic Recklein District on Smith Street in Cuba on Saturday, October 16.
The Cuba Area Chamber of Commerce is once again hosting its Scarecrow Decorating Contest, which is open to all residents and businesses in the Cuba area.