This Week's Headlines

Two major crashes occur within 3 hours

Alert tip leads to local Pct. 8 arrest

San Jacinto College receives $30 million donation

Suspect arrested in bank fraud case

Traffic stop leads to multiple charges

Pct. 2 makes drug, gun bust

Thompson Intermediate names sixth six-weeks honor roll

J. Frank Dobie, Pasadena Memorial, South Houston, CTHS 2021 graduates

Roberts receives grant from PISD

Parker Williams Genealogy resumes meetings June 18

New Directions Singles meets June 21

South Belt Chamber hosts cuisine event

Local business honored

Southbelt Little League all-star teams set as Texas District 15 play arrives

Brook graduate Pree reps TSU at nationals

San Jacinto College stars earn All-American nods

10th annual Lajaunie scholarship tennis event a hit at HTTC

Sports camps, sign-ups

Clear Creek ISD recognizes Wolverines’ athletic scholarship honorees for 2020-2021

Arizona baseball eliminates Myers’ Ole Miss team

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.