This Week's Headlines

Stuchbery celebrates 50th anniversary

Heavy trash pickup resumes for many

Mayor responds to insufficient federal Harvey relief assistance

Turner to speak at SJC graduation

Precinct 1 to expand park access

BHI 2nd 6-weeks honor roll set

Women hold Christmas luncheon

FEMA releases facts, tips

Dobie given NATA Safe Sports School award

SJC students take top honors at art competition

UHCL announces calendar, deadlines

Calling all science, engineering fair judges

A Christmas Carol comes to Dickinson

DRC closes, Harvey help remains

EHCMA awards Mitchell, Bechtel for work on area flood protection

Houston Interactive launches at Hobby

Local delegation travels to Washington for coastal spine

A Little Christmas Spirit at Pasadena theater

Norman steps down as Dobie’s varsity football head coach

Jersey retirement fitting for JFD’s Christmas-Kelly

Dobie hoops squads win brackets at McD’s

Dobie softball’s Whaley picks Texas Tech program

Brook, JFD hoops teams to tourneys

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.