Rodeo: Two-alarm fire burns homes

RODEO — The cause of a two-alarm fire that damaged a house and burned another nearby home was under investigation, authorities said Thursday. Shortly after 8:20 p.m., Crockett-Carquinez Fire Department firefighters responded to reports of flames at a two-story home in the 1000 block of Fourth Street, east of San Pablo Avenue. According to a […]

We Remember: Garfield School

Mexico, like other Missouri communities through the first half of the 20th century was segregated, and that applied to schools as well. While white students in the Mexico district attended North or South Elementary schools or McMillan High School and later Mexico High School, Black students attended Garfield School for their entire educational career. According […]