This Week's Headlines

Dobie crisis training set for March 26

City to reimburse Harvey repairs

Man fatally shot near apartments

Mayor, Martin hold town hall

Father, son shot in road rage case

Fugitive Castenada turns himself in

Courts launch amnesty program

Pct. 2 deputies arrest robbery suspect

SWMD neighborhood depository, recycling centers change hours

J. Frank Dobie High School shares fourth six-weeks honor roll

HHD to convert 160 homes with lead into safe homes with new $3 million grant, bond funds

UHCL calendar set

Fatal crash leads to investigation

HHD to make 160 homes with lead-poisoning risk safe

Session is half-over, still no property tax relief yet

JFD’s playoff soccer plans delayed; boys close in

JFD girls’ soccer targets third seed

Garza pitches Dobie past SC

Brook baseballers rally past Wildcats

Lady Longhorns face huge games

SJC softball wins three of four

San Jac baseball now 19-7 overall

Lady Longhorns make all-district lists

Eagles’ 1958 state finalist football highlights Athletics Hall of Fame group

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.