This Week's Headlines

Clear Creek ISD celebrates 70th anniversary

Early voting continues through Dec. 7

Woman’s body found near Edgebrook

Boykins holds holiday celebration

Arrest made in Dobie booster club theft

Leader Christmas program begins

Weber evacuated due to gas leak

City responds to construction

Driver killed in Beltway 8 crash

Leader shares holiday photos entered for Facebook contest

Sen. Paul Bettencourt holds property tax hearing

State candidates answers Leader questions before election

Clear Creek ISD pays tribute for military service

CCISD approves rebuild project

Stuchbery names rolls

ACA deadline Dec. 15

Burnett Elementary announces first nine-weeks awards

UHCL holds commencement ceremonies at NRG Arena

Date set for annual golf tournament

Annie Moses Band’s Christmas concert tour comes to UHCL Bayou Theater

Dobie’s Mercado chooses Angelina baseball

Brook’s Routsas lands honors at UTSA

San Jac baseball’s Koehler earns ABCA honor

PISD intermediate hoops hits holiday stretch

JFD legend Cobb enters CF Hall of Fame

Dobie’s Cole among UMHB football honorees

Martinez an MMA title belt holder

Brook, Dobie athletes score academic honors, more

District hoops: Summer Creek nips JFD girls

SBHLL, SBGSA registering online

Local Transportation Information

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.

Houston Airport System
Hobby Airport
Hobby Airport, 7800 Airport Blvd., is used by approximately 8 million passengers annually. The airport is situated on approximately 1300 acres, with 400 improved acres for buildings, aircraft pavement and parking facilities.

Ellington Airport/Ellington Joint Reserve Base
On Highway 3 (Old Galveston Road) is a former military base now owned by the city of Houston. Ellington is used to support military and NASA, to act as a reliever airport for Houston Hobby Airport, to promote general aviation and provide space for airport related activities not requiring direct airfield access.

Metro Bus
The Houston Metro Bus serves the South Belt area with daily transit service from various locations within the area to Almeda Mall, Hobby Airport and downtown with transfers available to many areas including the medical center.

South Belt Park and Ride
The South Belt Park and Ride, 11755 Sabo Road has capacity for approximately 950 vehicles. The facility connects to the High Occupancy Vehicle lane of the Gulf Freeway. It features security, a shelter area and telephone access.

South Belt Pool and Ride
The South Belt Pool and Ride located on the Gulf Freeway between Fuqua and South Belt has capacity for approximately 450 vehicles. It is designed for car and van poolers and has direct access to the HOV lane. It, like the South Belt Park and Ride, features security, a shelter area and telephone access.

The Port of Houston Authority
The Port of Houston has been instrumental in the city of Houston's development as a center of international trade. About 88 steamship lines offer service linking Houston with 1,053 ports in 203 countries. It is also home to a $15 billion petrochemical complex, the largest in the nation and second largest worldwide.