Ian Ives, who was seriously injured when he stepped on an improvised explosive device last year in Afghanistan, continues his recovery at his home in Seattle, Wash., and recently reached out to Three Rivers Publishing with a request that local residents show their support to the non-profit organizations that have supported him and his family.
During a meeting held on July 21, the Cuba City Council honored Sgt. Mark Friedmann, who was injured in the line of duty earlier this year. Mayor Cody Leathers and Police Chief Doug Shelton awarded Friedmann with a proclamation and the purple heart for his dedication to the protection of the community and his bravery in the line of duty.
Cuba High School celebrated the graduating class of 2020 with a ceremony held on Saturday, July 25. The graduation was held outside on the school’s football to maintain social-distancing standards.
The Cuba School Board met on Thursday, July 23 to discuss how summer school is progressing and plans for reentry for the 2020-21 school year.
The Cuba School District has released its plan for returning to classes in August. The district will proceed under four learning levels to be used based on the current state of the pandemic in the community.