This Week's Headlines

Clear Brook wins “School of Character”

Hurricane season begins Monday, June 1

Pearland facility reports 80 COVID cases

“Imagine Your Story” reading program set

County funds $30 million in relief

Hidalgo extends Stay Home, Work Safe

City pools won’t open; locals open June 2

Motel has murder before grand opening

Parade canceled; fireworks unsure

People in Texas warned as telephone scammers set to cash in on coronavirus

Youth sports activities can resume, particulars remain

Lajaunie scholarship tennis event comes on June 26-28

SBHLL 2020 season officially canceled

Wolverines’ Perez lands Goalkeeper of the Year

New engineering, cosmetology facilities opening at SJC South

Airports shine in list of top 100

Education foundation funds student access

Governor: Higher ed., others to cut 5%

Dobie baseball seniors leave legacy within program

Dobie softballers score all-district

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.