This Week's Headlines

July 4th parade now registering participants

South Belt’s McCrutcheon easily wins HCAD

City OKs agreement up to $1.5B

Work stopped on motel?

Trent Lilley visits with Sen. Ted Cruz

Investigation leads to multiple arrests

SJC gala raises $680,000

Pct. 2 nabs Almeda shoplifter

City of Houston OKs $3.03 billion budget

Hobby gets top rating nationally

Drugs, guns collected

SHSU names local honor undergrads

Pasadena Memorial HS releases final 2023-24 student honor roll

Astronauts visit Houston Methodist Clear Lake

Desire to shape lives spurs Barber to new position

Wrights celebrate 50 years

Once a bear, always a bear

Ashley Collier works her way to top of Beverly Hills

AARP meets July 1

Fitzmorris soaks in every moment as Dobie football coaching tenure starts

Free youth football camp hosted at Dobie July 12

UIL shifts to two playoff divisions across additional team sports

LSA’s Maldonado welcomes chance to play Southern softball

Former SJC star Williams at MCWS

Dickson to run 200 at U.S. Trials

Dobie volleyball hosts July 29-31 camp

Hulsey, Smith recognized

Benavides leads ETBU title push

Brook’s Norl ready for college game

Huerta, Ortiz pick NAU FB

JFD’s Arango to Sul Ross soccer

1998 CBHS tracksters sought


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.