This Week's Headlines

County adopts new flood regulations

City of Houston activates Heat Emergency Plan

Council approves sewer agreement

State recognizes current PISD board

Pasadena bank set for implosion

Back-to-school events planned

Olson, Arrington introduce H.R. 3480 to help seniors

Vic Coppinger Family YMCA holds float, fun, forty celebration

Economic Alliance luncheon a success

Nguyen admires Berreth’s positivity

CCEF Topgolf Tournament raises record amount

Cisneros cites Parker’s simple seven words

J. Frank Dobie announces 2019-2020 cheerleaders

CCISD seeks 2019 citizen nominations

Munoz to take part in NYLF engineering

McCoy great influence on Saldivar

Martinez appreciates Ackerman’s humor

Matthews retires after 38 years serving HC Precinct 1

Garcia, HCA host civil construction job fair

Leader to award Schlitterbahn ticket prizes in vacation pic contest

South Belt community members celebrate Fourth of July parade

As fall sports season begins, will there be change in 22-6A, 24-6A?

Extra Inning Softball touts WIncher’s Strong 2019

Clear Brook VB to instruct youth

SBGSA fall softball has limited openings

Dobie to begin preseason team tennis workouts

Dobie VB to host camps

Pleasants makes USA U-19 World Cup roster

CCISD unveils 2019 varsity football schedule

Youth camps still available

PISD season ticket football packages available

Fort Bend ISD’s Chant is THAADA president

Brook VB trio take lofty ratings to Manhattan Beach nationals

JFD baseball’s Mercado a top base thief


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.