This Week's Headlines

South Belt COVID-19 continues; victims connected to area

Seniors to benefit from food events

Clear Creek ISD postpones May 2 election

FTC offers tips to avoid scammers

May 15 San Jac graduation postponed

Chamber plans stimulus event

Community Health Network conducts testing for COVID-19

Memorial modifies visitor policy

PISD hall banquet canceled, but honorees not forgotten

Spring high school football workouts in jeopardy

Champ Gators control 24-6A hoops selections

MLB agreement could affect SJC trio, others

Moreno knows resuming tennis play will be tight

JFD boys’ basketball coaching search rolls on

Delgado shines as one of Dobie’s bright young talents

Locals benefit from NCAA decision

Southwest Airlines celebrated inaugural flight to Cozumel

San Jac College donates COVID-19 supplies

Quarantine Flash Mob plays for community



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.