This Week's Headlines

South Belt students return to school

2 teens accused of 3 murders in 12 hours

Local pool schedules

PISD welcomes new teachers

Person of interest sought in stabbing

Pct. 8 stop yields drugs, gun

Traffic stop leads to felony charges

Dobie High military officers named

Dobie names social committee

Chamber holds monthly meeting

Donna Rizzo retires after prosperous career

County helps familes obtain birth certificates

Martinez vacations in Greece

PISD admininstrative council hosts annual meeting prior to start of school year

Merrill wins Waynesburg Christian Life Scholarship

Thompson construction makes headway

Pearland completes new section of Hughes

Sanchez to oversee Dobie girls’ soccer

Dobie, Brook VB open 2022 season

Intermediate sports making early plans

Football drills ongoing, scrimmages arrive Aug. 18

Bay Area Football League kicks off

Cross-country teams begin preseason prep

Mallard Smith medals

Dobie graduates lead Celts’ programs

Dobie’s Harris scores at AAU Junior Olympics

Newsome rejoins Southeastern La. VB

Thompson competes at AAU JOs

Dobie standout Ballard ready at UTEP


South Belt Area Elected Representatives

City of Houston

City Councilman District D: Dr. Carolyn Evans-Shabazz represents city South Belt residents on the west side of I-45. 832.393.3001 fax: 832.393.3201 e-mail

City Councilman District E: Dave Martin represents city South Belt residents on the east side of I-45. 832.393.3008 fax: 832.393.3279 e-mail

City Council Members At-Large: City South Belt registered voters may vote in all At-Large races.

At-Large Position 1 Mike Knox:
832.393.3014   fax: 832.395.9472 e-mail

At-Large Position 2 David Robinson:
832.393.3013   fax: 832.393.3336 e-mail

At-Large Position 3 Michael Kubosh:
832.393.3005   fax: 832.393.3251 e-mail

At-Large Position 4 Dr. Letitia Plummer:
832.393.3012   fax: 832.393.3327 e-mail

At-Large Position 5 Sallie Alcorn:
832.393.3017   fax: 832.395.9426 e-mail

Mayor Sylvester Turner: 713.837.0311 e-mail

Houston City Controller Chris Brown:
832.393.3460   fax: 832.393.3411 e-mail

Harris County

County Judge Lina Hidalgo 713.274.7000 fax: 713.755.8379

County Commissioner Pct. 1: Rodney Ellis represents city & county residents west of I-45. 713.274.1000

County Commissioner Pct. 2: Adrian Garcia represents city & county residents east of I-45. 713.455.8104

County Attorney: Vince Ryan 713.755.5101

County Clerk: Teneshia Hudspeth 713.274.8600

Tax Assessor-Collector: Ann Harris Bennett 713.274.8000 Customer Service E-mail Address

Constable Pct. 2: Jerry Garcia 713.477.2766

Justices of the Peace Pct. 2, Pos. 1: Jo Ann Delgado 281.481.9630

Justices of the Peace Pct. 2, Pos. 2: George Risner 713.920.1828

State of Texas

Attorney General: Ken Paxton (800) 252.8011

Comptroller: Glenn Hegar (800) 252.5555

Governor: Greg Abbott (800) 843.5789

Lt. Governor: Dan Patrick (800) 441.0373

Secretary of State: Ruth R. Hughs 512.463.5600

State Senator, District 11: Larry Taylor 512.463.0111

State Senator, District 6: Carol Alvarado 512.463.0106

State Rep., District 129: Dennis Paul 512.463.0734

State Rep., District 144: Mary Ann Perez 512.463.0460

State Rep., District 147: Garnet Coleman 713.520.5355

U.S. Congress

22nd Congressional District Troy Nehls 281.485.4855

29th Congressional District Sylvia R.Garcia 202.225.1688
Houston office 832.325.3150

Senator: John Cornyn: 713.572.3337

Senator: Ted Cruz: 713.718.3057