Sancti Spíritus

People Involved in 1961 Literacy Campaign Honored in Cuba

By Delia Proenza Barzaga Nearly 700 people who took part in the 1961 crusade to fight analphabetism in Sancti Spiritus are being honored these days when Cuba commemorates the 50th anniversary of the Literacy Campaign. According to sources from the educational sector here, interviews and talks have been arranged with …»

International Women’s Day Celebration

by Xiomara Alsina Different activities have been scheduled in the over 3 300 grassroots delegations in Sancti Spiritus, Cuban central province, to acknowledge students, housewives, retired and active female workers next March 8th, the International Women’s Day.»

Sancti Spiritus Readies for 500 Foundation Anniversary

by Carmen Rodríguez Amidst historians, biographers and experts’ dilemma concerning foundation date, the central Cuban city of Sancti Spiritus readies for its 500th foundation anniversary celebration in 2014. Abovementioned fact was inexcusable pretext to undertake actions on the rescue of local heritage.»

Cuba’s Sancti Spiritus Remodels Ancient Heritage

by Manuel Echevarria Sancti Spiritus Parque Maceo (Maceo park), best known by local residents as Parque de la Caridad (La Caridad park) for its location next to the church of the same name, was elected for overall restoration under a local project started October last year.»

Cuba’s Sancti Spiritus Rid of Drought

by Luis Herrera Recently heavy rains availed the central Cuban territory of Sancti Spiritus get rid of the hydrological and hydraulic drought, except for the municipality of Trinidad which should take urgent measures to solve the problem.»

Crashed Plane Flight Recorder Device and Voice Box Found

by Mary Luz Borrego The flight recorder device and the voice box have been already found in the disaster area, both of which constitute key elements to unveil the causes of the air crash reported this Thursday in the central Cuban province of Sancti Spiritus. Meanwhile, authorities continue the investigations …»

Rescue of Air Crash Victims’ Remains Concluded in Cuba

by Enrique Ojito Linares The rescue of the remains of the passEngers and crew members traveling in the Aerocaribbean S.A. airliner crashed Thursday in Guasimal, Sancti Spiritus, was concluded. 68 persons were traveling in the plane, 40 of whom were Cubans and the other 28 were visitors from different countries.»