This Week's Headlines

Beltway work to be done by end of year

Leader Christmas program begins

Melillo hosts annual Jingle Bell Jog

Man dies in odd freeway crash

City runoff elections continue

Delgado rules in dog-theft case

Gulfpalms drainage project begins

CCISD seeks community involvement with action plans

City council candidates respond to South Belt Leader questionnaire

Dynamic Women host Christmas luncheon

Bridge Over Troubled Waters receives grant

Clear Brook presents “Elf”

PLT opens “A Doublewide, Texas Christmas” Dec. 6

Community activities around the South Belt area

UIL announces its classification totals

Brook boys outlast Dobie 48-44

TD Club eyes LSA trio

Dobie’s Moreno earns prestigious honor

It’s tourney time, say Dobie, Brook boys

Lady Longhorns look ready to go as difficult 22-6A stretch nears

Lady Longhorn volleyballers earn academic all-state honors

24-6A all-district football revealed

PISD intermediate hoops continue

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.