Cuba News

Leathers sworn in as mayor

    The Cuba Board of Alderman met in an open session on June 4 to reorganize the city council and approved several new ordinances. Newly elected Mayor Cody Leathers was sworn in, as was City Collector Kim Roedemeier, and aldermen Kevin Copling and Curtis Holt.

Hayes Shoe brings ‘giant’ to life

    If you have been to Hayes Shoe Store in Cuba, you have undoubtedly noticed a pair of giant shoes that are on display. Now, you can get an idea of just how big the man was that filled those shoes.

Chamber announces new officers

    In an email to members sent out Monday, the Cuba Chamber of Commerce announced its 2020-21 officers and board of directors. Election results would have been made public during the Chamber’s annual banquet, which had been scheduled for late April but was canceled due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic.

Suspect charged with distributing marijuana

    A Cuba man stands charged with distributing marijuana after an investigation in June of last year. Michael W. Schlax, 41, was charged on June 3 with class C felony of delivery of a controlled substance for an incident that took place on June 12, 2019.