This Week's Headlines

Historic moon landing has local ties

Primary elections set for March 5

Friendswood basin work begins

Aerospace community makes history

Chronic robbery victim misidentified

Dobie inducts 2024 Hall of Honor

HFD responds to Sagemont house fire

Work begins on Friendswood basin

Mind Trekkers at SJC Central March 7

St. Luke’s to host movie March 9

Moore wins rodeo contest

Moore art on display

Kids’ present Sherlock Holmes mystery

SHSU announces local fall 2023 graduates

SHSU names fall 2023 dean’s, president’s list

Siblings get in shapes

Students turn 100 years old

Rotary donates dictionaries

Attendance rewarded

Superheroes are real

CCEF holds community luncheon at field house

Don’t Mess with Texas giving scholarships

Dobie alumni, former faculty inducted into Hall of Honor

Genoa students published in book

Allan follows in mother’s footsteps

Free concert March 3

SJC recognizes Provost Wiggington

Dominant JFD boys’ soccer eyes 10th straight crown

Longhorns’ softball goes 3-3 during Haynie event

JFD tracksters turn in great effort at Pasadena Memorial

Longhorns’ varsity baseball continues toward league play

Dobie grad Nguyen thrilled to join PISD Athletics Hall of Fame

PISD athletics hall welcomes Dobie football great Wingo

Smith leads CB track

Andrade earns 100th career win

Wolverine boys earn track hardware

Wolverines pick up key wins

21-6A boys’ hoops sweeps bidistrict

South Belt youth soccer registers


Local Transportation Information

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.

Houston Airport System
Hobby Airport
Hobby Airport, 7800 Airport Blvd., is used by approximately 8 million passengers annually. The airport is situated on approximately 1300 acres, with 400 improved acres for buildings, aircraft pavement and parking facilities.

Ellington Airport/Ellington Joint Reserve Base
On Highway 3 (Old Galveston Road) is a former military base now owned by the city of Houston. Ellington is used to support military and NASA, to act as a reliever airport for Houston Hobby Airport, to promote general aviation and provide space for airport related activities not requiring direct airfield access.

Metro Bus
The Houston Metro Bus serves the South Belt area with daily transit service from various locations within the area to Almeda Mall, Hobby Airport and downtown with transfers available to many areas including the medical center.

South Belt Park and Ride
The South Belt Park and Ride, 11755 Sabo Road has capacity for approximately 950 vehicles. The facility connects to the High Occupancy Vehicle lane of the Gulf Freeway. It features security, a shelter area and telephone access.

South Belt Pool and Ride
The South Belt Pool and Ride located on the Gulf Freeway between Fuqua and South Belt has capacity for approximately 450 vehicles. It is designed for car and van poolers and has direct access to the HOV lane. It, like the South Belt Park and Ride, features security, a shelter area and telephone access.

The Port of Houston Authority
The Port of Houston has been instrumental in the city of Houston's development as a center of international trade. About 88 steamship lines offer service linking Houston with 1,053 ports in 203 countries. It is also home to a $15 billion petrochemical complex, the largest in the nation and second largest worldwide.