May 15, 1939: The Johnson City Cardinals defeated the Newport Canners 4-3 in Appalachian Baseball League play.
May 15, 1951: Guy Beller, a Johnson City City Commissioner, left office. His term was from 1949-1951.
May 15, 1962: Mayor May Ross McDowell opened “the new club room of the Senior Citizens Club in the Recreation Building,” located on Legion Street.
May 15, 1968: Amy Costner asked the board of directors of the Johnson City Country Club to begin a junior golf program for children ages 9-11. The board gave permission to do so.
Sources: The Comet; Johnson City Press; City of Johnson City; Johnson City Country Club.