Cuba News

City in good position on natural gas

            The city of Cuba is in a good position on gas pricing headed into the winter heating season, a gas consultant told the city council at its September 18 meeting. Also during that meeting, the council agreed to move a police officer into a Public Works position, purchase a used patrol car from the state, and approved an Electric Department bid.

Highley, Lewis crowned CHS homecoming royalty - PHOTO GALLERY

           Cuba High School seniors Evan Highley and Riley Lewis were crowned king and queen of homecoming during a ceremony held last Friday night before the Wildcats home football game against St. James.

Trial delayed in lawsuit against city

            A jury trial was scheduled to be held in Franklin County September 22-23 in an age-discrimination lawsuit against the city of Cuba. After a request for a continuance was filed by the city on September 16, however, the trial was postponed.

Council may set Trick or Treat date

            At the request of a citizen, the Cuba City Council may establish an official trick or treating date for Halloween at the end of October. During its meeting last week, the council approved a motion to move ahead with an official Halloween resolution, heard a complaint from a resident about a derelict building, and approved a bid for some major pool work.

CHS students want cell phone policy changed

            After years of letting students carry their cell phones with them, the Cuba School District banned the mobile devices this year. That’s not sitting well with some High School students.