This Week's Headlines

Court votes 3-2 on controversial toll road issue

COVID numbers inconsistent

Airshow coming, but different

South Belt Hurricane information

Property appraisers to visit area homes

Son shoots man attacking his parents

City courts extend jury trial resets

Outdoor grill cause of house fires

Roberts loses extracurricular argument

Time runs out for voter registration

Tropical Storm Beta drenches South Belt

Frazier welcomes students back

Baldwins, Dobie open with big win over Jersey Village

Volleyballers shift to district play

Campa goes 3 for 3; Singleton, Olivares continue to wow

Wolverines provide win in coach Towels’ debut

Harris County clerk launches new e-Commerce website feature

Scholarship program seeking Texas’ top youth volunteers

Bolen finalist for RONE award

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.