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


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.