Paula Francis anchors the 5, 6 and 11 p.m. newscasts at 8 News NOW. She has been chosen “Best TV Anchor in Las Vegas” by the readers of the Las Vegas Review-Journal more than a dozen times. She has been honored as “Best Anchor” on several occasions by the Women in Communications. Paula helped commemorate… [Read More]


Emily Thomas Neilson is president and general manager for 8 News NOW, a local news organization in southern Nevada.  8 News NOW distributes local content on television, computer, smartphones, and aggressively uses social media to engage the local community.  Launched in 1953, as the first television station in Nevada,  8 News NOW partners with CBS… [Read More]

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