Las Vegas Metro Police are giving an update on Sunday’s OIS in the west valley. @8NewsNow#8NN
Officers are playing audio from the night’s 911 call, which is disturbing, per officers. The entire thing can be viewed on our @8NewsNow FB page.
He says it’s officially been six months since our first positive case in #Nevada. @8NewsNow#8NN
“Right now our numbers are trending in the right direction, but we still have a long way to go considering we started so high.”
#BREAKING: Police & fire crews are on the scene of a deadly house fire near Decatur & Vegas Dr.
Two people were found dead in the back bedroom, per @LasVegasFD.
@LVMPD homicide is investigating, which is standard procedure. @8NewsNow#8NN#UPDATE: @LVMPD says this is now being investigated as a homicide. They will provide a briefing sometime between 11:30 pm and midnight. @8NewsNow
Aug 29, 2020 • 9 tweets • 8 min read
“All power to the people!”
Tonight’s commitment March is starting at the MLK Jr. statue in #NorthLasVegas.
They say their goal is to spread the message of social justice here locally, as others do the same on a national scale. @8NewsNow#8NN
Aug 28, 2020 • 6 tweets • 5 min read
A protest is starting here at @ClarkCountySch headquarters, as families and community members come together to take stand against full time, distance learning. @8NewsNow#8NN
The protest is officially underway. Demonstrators are lining up on the sidewalk along Sahara, in front of @ClarkCountySch property. @8NewsNow#8NN
Jul 17, 2020 • 4 tweets • 4 min read
NOW: Loved ones are gathering for a candlelight vigil to honor the life of Royce Jones.
The child was killed in a violent crash in the NW valley this weekend. Both his parents are now in police custody. His mom was behind the wheel. @8NewsNow#8NN
Family members just made heart wrenching, heartfelt speeches about the late little boy.
Now. They are writing messages on balloons to release them for Royce. @8NewsNow#8NN
It started today and has burned 200 acres, as of around 3 pm. @orko_manna is out near the fire and will bring us the very latest through the night. @8NewsNow#8NN
Here’s another photo of The #MahoganyFire taken by a viewer in Pahrump.
Gusts in the area have been reported to be 63 miles per hour. @NVEnergy has also de-energized some power in the area at the request of firefighters. @8NewsNow#8NN
They are starting with public comments, weighing in on presented options. @8NewsNow#8NN@CCSD_Trustees haven’t gotten to the specific plan yet, but they are discussing the continued use of @VegasPBS with distance education.
Today’s event is being held to honor #Juneteenth, and the Black community says this year is especially significant. @8NewsNow#8NN
Many #BlackLivesMatter community representatives are making speeches before they sign a sheet on the ground.
They say they then plan to donate that sheet to young, Black children. @8NewsNow#8NN
Jun 18, 2020 • 4 tweets • 5 min read
#BREAKING: @LVMPD is on the scene of a homicide at Las Vegas Blvd & Bonanza.
It appears to have happened at the Siegel Suites apartments. @8NewsNow#8NN
Witnesses in the area tell me they heard gunshots earlier. The entire complex is taped off now.
They’re expected to discuss guidelines to reopen classrooms safely, after @GovSisolak issued a directive this week, allowing classrooms to open for summer learning & activities. @8NewsNow#8NN@CCSD_Trustees are discussing funding for the 2020-2021 school year.
They say they’re also weighing how #COVID19 has impacted the district’s budget moving forward. @8NewsNow#8NN
Here’s our live shot from our 3 PM newscast, while protestors were gathered near Circus Circus. They are now making their way back to The Bellagio. @8NewsNow#8NN
You can see some protestors have made their way back to The Bellagio.
Students and families will make a lap around the track and get their diplomas, while practicing social distancing. Congrats to the #Classof2020! @8NewsNow#8NN
Tonight’s ceremony is starting with speeches from the @faithlutheranlv valedictorian, salutatorian, CEO & principal.
Students tune their radios to 100.3 FM to hear from their cars and honk to clap! @8NewsNow#8NN