This Week's Headlines

Local storm debris cleanup continues

Ambulance involved in fatal crash

20th annual Evening of Cuisine set

Multiple purses stolen from vehicles

Teaneck murder suspect still at large

Council members offer assistance

SoHo celebrates 60th anniversary

Constable’s office gives storm advice

State, feds spray for mosquitoes

Harris County Flood Control District focused on flood recovery

E. coli levels fall in new test of Clear Lake waters

Artist comment on abstract show at UHCL Art Gallery

Disaster recovery center opens

CCISD to honor Heroes of Harvey

Mayor urges to report price gouging, scams

Grand opening new industrial education facility

Chamber accepting funds

SJC announces upcoming calendar

PLSR announces schedule changes

More than $1 billion in federal funds OK’d for survivors

Deer Park invite features locals

JFD turnovers costly against MR

Wolverines run past South Houston 52-25

Brook volleyball’s 24-6A battle is real

PISD intermediates get started

BAFL youth season continues

SJC men’s soccer draws Tyler

 

 

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.