This Week's Headlines

Early voting debate continues for upcoming election

PISD 1 of 2 Texas districts honored

South Belt Hurricane information

CCISD’s superintendent to retire

HFD accepting applications

Community matching grants available

Frank Braden dies

Robber dies in Windmill Lakes incident

Residents urged to submit Census

Scarsdale incident becomes felony

Charges filed in Edgebrook stabbing

Harris County Sheriff’s office launches Project Guardian

The Alliance offers free training and classes

Students invited to participate in writing competition

UHCL’s celebrates 50th anniversary with art

HCAD certifies appraisal roll

PISD outlines game night stadium coronavirus safety protocols

Intermediate sports action resumes

Dobie inching toward 2020 opener

Excited to be back, JFD VB busy at it

Dobie’s Campa runs off with win in debut

JFD netters enjoy tennis reboot despite rough start

Dobie 9 students return to campus

Applications accepted for students on the 2020-21 YPAC

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.