Cuba News

Farm business is welcomed as new member of Cuba Chamber

    Members of the Cuba Area Chamber of Commerce took a short trip out of town on Friday, Aug. 9, to welcome a new member, Brush Creek Valley Farms, with an official ribbon-cutting ceremony. The Stubblefield family, which owns the business, provided lunch and offered a tour of their operation.

Lots of summer work done to get school ready for students return

    When Cuba students return to class on Thursday, they’ll be coming back to lots of improved facilities. Much of the work completed over the summer will be easily seen, but the biggest project will be out of sight.

Cross taking reigns at Cuba Elementary

    Cuba Elementary School is welcoming in a new principal for the 2019-2020 school year. Joe Cross took over the position of Elementary Principal, following the retirement of former CES Principal Kim Shockley this year. Cross, an Arkansas native, began his career in Cuba last fall when he stepped in to serve as Assistant Principal under Shockley. Now, he’s stepping up and taking on even more administrative responsibility, and he’s excited about the new challenge.

Cuba man charged with assaulting two people in domestic dispute

A Cuba man stands charged with three felonies after an argument in his home escalated on July 29. Donald John Bridgeman, 58, faces charges for class D felony abuse of a child, class E felony third-degree domestic assault, and class E felony resisting arrest.