This Week's Headlines

Beltway work to be done by end of year

Leader Christmas program begins

Melillo hosts annual Jingle Bell Jog

Man dies in odd freeway crash

City runoff elections continue

Delgado rules in dog-theft case

Gulfpalms drainage project begins

CCISD seeks community involvement with action plans

City council candidates respond to South Belt Leader questionnaire

Dynamic Women host Christmas luncheon

Bridge Over Troubled Waters receives grant

Clear Brook presents “Elf”

PLT opens “A Doublewide, Texas Christmas” Dec. 6

Community activities around the South Belt area

UIL announces its classification totals

Brook boys outlast Dobie 48-44

TD Club eyes LSA trio

Dobie’s Moreno earns prestigious honor

It’s tourney time, say Dobie, Brook boys

Lady Longhorns look ready to go as difficult 22-6A stretch nears

Lady Longhorn volleyballers earn academic all-state honors

24-6A all-district football revealed

PISD intermediate hoops continue

South Belt Area Elected Representatives

City of Houston

City Councilman District D: Dwight Boykins represents city South Belt residents on the west side of I-45. 832.393.3001 fax: 832.393.3201 e-mail

City Councilman District E: Dave Martin represents city South Belt residents on the east side of I-45. 832.393.3008 fax: 832.393.3279 e-mail

City Council Members At-Large: City South Belt registered voters may vote in all At-Large races.

At-Large Position 1 Mike Knox:
832.393.3014   fax: 832.395.9472 e-mail

At-Large Position 2 David Robinson:
832.393.3013   fax: 832.393.3336 e-mail

At-Large Position 3 Michael Kubosh:
832.393.3005   fax: 832.393.3251 e-mail

At-Large Position 4 Amanda Edwards:
832.393.3012   fax: 832.393.3327 e-mail

At-Large Position 5 Jack Christie:
832.393.3017   fax: 832.395.9426 e-mail

Mayor Sylvester Turner: 713.837.0311 e-mail

Houston City Controller Chris Brown:
832.393.3460   fax: 832.393.3411 e-mail

Harris County

County Judge Lina Hidalgo 713.274.7000 fax: 713.755.8379

County Commissioner Pct. 1: Rodney Ellis represents city & county residents west of I-45. 713.274.1000

County Commissioner Pct. 2: Adrian Garcia represents city & county residents east of I-45. 713.455.8104

County Attorney: Vince Ryan 713.755.5101

County Clerk: Diane Trautman 713.274.8600

Tax Assessor-Collector: Ann Harris Bennett 713.274.8000 Customer Service E-mail Address

Constable Pct. 2: Christopher E. Diaz 713.477.2766

Justices of the Peace Pct. 2, Pos. 1: Jo Ann Delgado 281.481.9630

Justices of the Peace Pct. 2, Pos. 2: George Risner 713.920.1828

State of Texas

Attorney General: Ken Paxton (800) 252.8011

Comptroller: Glenn Hegar (800) 252.5555

Governor: Greg Abbott (800) 843.5789

Lt. Governor: Dan Patrick (800) 441.0373

Secretary of State: David Whitley 512.463.5600

State Senator, District 11: Larry Taylor 512.463.0111

State Senator, District 6: Carol Alvarado 512.463.0106

State Rep., District 129: Dennis Paul 512.463.0734

State Rep., District 144: Mary Ann Perez 512.463.0460

State Rep., District 147: Garnet Coleman: 713.520.5355

U.S. Congress

22nd Congressional District Pete Olson: 281.485.4855

29th Congressional District Sylvia R.Garcia 202.225.1688
Houston office 832.325.3150

Senator: John Cornyn: 713.572.3337

Senator: Ted Cruz: 713.718.3057