This Week's Headlines

Nonprofit leads Harvey rebuilding effort

HPD investigates two shootings

City resumes tree waste collection

Local storm recovery center opens

Sagemont project meeting postponed

Pasadena ISD honors top athletes

Leader remembers 2017 highlights

South Belt suffers hard freeze

Man dies in ice-related crash

Annual Homeless Count set for various counties

Melillo Middle School announces honor roll

HCAD sending disaster reappraisal letters

Mayor, nonprofit agencies announce major achievement in housing homeless

Moore lists perfect attendance, honor, merit rolls

BHI releases third six-weeks honor roll

Brook debate students qualify for TFA State

Bush announces perfect attendance, rolls

Soccer squads brave opponents, conditions

Lady Longhorns surge into first place; boys’ squads take step back

Dobie boys’ soccer to test Region III’s elite

NJCAA Hall of Fame members to welcome San Jac’s Arrington

A quick look back as the 2017 sports scene finishes out

First athletics trophy presented at Dobie9

SJC women’s hoops ranked 24th nationally

 

Emergencies:
Police, Fire & Medical: Call 911

Southeast Volunteer Fire Department
The Southeast Volunteer Fire Department has been serving the South Belt unincorporated area since March 1972. SVFD is currently averaging 1,200 calls a year for the combined fire and ambulance service. The group has a paid Southeast VFD Scarsdale Stationcrew which works five days a week from 6 a.m. to 6 p.m. Currently SVFD has approximately 50 volunteer members.

SVFD has two locations, 10510 Scarsdale Blvd. and 9830 Hughes Road. SVFD’s equipment consists of two ambulances, three fire engines, a rescue truck, a four-wheel drive booster for grass fires, a high water rescue truck and four duty vehicles. To volunteer to join SVFD, call 281-485-7576. Meetings are held at 7 pm. every Thursday at the Scarsdale station.

 

South Belt Security Alliance
The South Belt Security Alliance was organized to give additional security surveillance to the Sagemont and Kirkwood sections within the city of Houston. The program has one vehicle and is contracted through Constable Gary Freeman's office. Security officers patrol the area daily, making approximately 2,500 calls a year. The alliance is funded by donations from Sagemont and Kirkwood residents. For information contact Linda Arnone 281-484-2766.
In case of emergency dial 911.

Department of Public Safety
Located at 111 Tri-Star, at Highway 3 across from Ellington Field. This office issues Driver Licenses, Learner's permits and official identification cards. The office is open from 8 to 5 Monday through Friday. For information call 281-486-8242.