Cuba News

Cuba woman killed in head-on collision

            A local woman died Tuesday afternoon after being involved in a head-on collision on Highway 19 south of Cuba.

R-2 superintendent resigns

            Less than a year after settling into his new position as Cuba School District Superintendent, Dr. Curt Graves announced last week that the school board has accepted his resignation. The district is now seeking its third superintendent in as many years.

Interim comptroller is taking conservative budget approach

           The city of Cuba may be looking to rein in some spending as it heads into a new budget year on July 1. Interim Comptroller Tonya Farace told city council members last week that she has “some concerns” with the electric fund and a hiring freeze should be considered.

CHS ‘Odyssey’ team takes 20th during worldwide competition

            A six-student team from Cuba High School finished 20th at the Odyssey of the Mind World Finals in Iowa late last month. The group qualified for the competition after taking first in Missouri.

Visit Cuba MO app available

           Each year, thousands make their way to Cuba to enjoy the murals, the Meramec River, and other local attractions. To help visitors navigate the area, a mobile app is now available to highlight shops, attractions, restaurants and much more.