This Week's Headlines

Dobie ninth-grade center opening postponed

Chamber honors top-10 graduates

CCISD robotics place 2nd in world

HPD officer charged with DWI after annual South Belt cook-off

Sagemont to honor Texas soldiers

UHCL releases faculty research briefs

UHCL Pearland facility opens in 2019

UHCL announces upcoming events

CCISD pays tribute to volunteers of the year

San Jac sets calendar dates, deadlines

CCEF hosts annual fashion show

CC Education Foundation seeks nominations for annual awards

Groundbreaking for Ellington’s new control tower

PISD announces fine arts calendar

Early college students honored

Brook’s Padilla, Herrera at state tennis

BHI boys’ athletics to welcome Arroyo as Battlin’ Bears’ leader

LSA athletes sign collegiately

San Jacinto College softball to nationals

SJC baseball to make 25th series appearance

SJC hoopsters pick universities

Dobie football spring game May 26 at Veterans

Athletics physicals – urgency stressed

 

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.