This Week's Headlines

County holds flood meeting May 30

Swimming pools to open for summer

Chamber salutes local military

Heavy rains pound South Belt community

Leader offers Taylor-Sullivan correction

Land dispute heads to mediation

Pedestrian dies in Edgebrook crash

South Belters shine in Pearland election

Murr passes House Bill 297 to cut taxes; end Robin Hood

Bill reintroduced to stymie efforts to allow local police to serve as immigration officers

CCISD honors local community partners

SoHo intermediate named principal of the year

Olson acts to reduce immigration backlog

PISD recognizes FFA members at awards banquet

Alvin softball eliminates Lady Horns

LSA baseball in state final; seeking another title

Gator baseball closes out Longhorns

Clear Brook, Dobie to host spring games

San Jac softball down to must wins

Dickson eighth at state track

Dobie grad Diaz all-conference at Angelina

Brook sets strength, conditioning

JFD’s Pleasants to compete in GHVCA all-star series



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. 713.755.6220

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 of Texas Pete Olson: 281.485.4855

Senator: John Cornyn: 713.572.3337

Senator: Ted Cruz: 713.718.3057