This Week's Headlines

Separating fact from fiction in PISD election

Early voting for school boards

Planned Harvey homes cause problems

2021 JFD Hall of Honor named

HPD investigates death on area feeder

County officials host drive-thru egg hunt

Chapa honored by colleagues

FEMA aids winter storm victims

Pro Tem Martin holds park meeting

Turner announces wastewater decree

Ellington hosts virtual open house

The Bridge holds awareness program

PISD candidates respond to Leader election questionnaire

Longhorns sweep District 22-6A track and field championships

Wolverines, 6-1, stay atop 24-6A baseball

Brook’s Dickson wins 100/200; areas next

Lajaunie tennis event is served up April 30

Pct. 2 now hiring Sylvan lifeguards

Lady Horns’ softball eyes closing stretch

22-6A-leading Longhorns take on rival Deer Park

Bush sets attendance roll for third 9-weeks

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.