This Week's Headlines

Voting begins April 24 for school elections

Precinct 2 deputies make arrests

City passes ordinance aimed at curbing panhandling

Cook-off April 27-29

Hughes complete, Beamer not

Dobie student reported missing

Atkinson teachers are seeing double

Adopt-A-Beach Cleanup Earth Day

UH Pearland breaks ground

CCISD competes in Robot Championship

PISD candidate questionnaire answered

Graduate’s artwork displayed at UHCL

SJC events planned

UHCL hosts Emily Sutter symposium

Parker Williams Library says goodbye to branch manager

Residents enjoy fun fest, dog parade

Arlington SH’s late goal halts Dobie’s title chase

Netters Le, Neira at regionals

For tracksters, area meets next

Dobie’s 22-6A award winners highlight all-district girls’ soccer

Dobie baseball now at 5-5; playoff berth within grasp

Lady Longhorn softball out to grab runner-up

Despite regional tennis loss; Dobie duo relishes chance

Darren Lajaunie tennis event set to be served up April 28

Longhorns’ spring football to take to the field on May 1

San Jacinto College softball in Region XIV title contention

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.