After seeing active COVID-19 cases top 200 within the first month of classes, officials with the Johnson City Schools system say numbers have since reached a more manageable level, dropping to almost a quarter of that figure within weeks of issuing a mask mandate.


Remembered as an avid storyteller on Thursday, former radio host, sportscaster and television news anchor — as well as the creator of the beloved Cable Country TV segment — Tim Cable was laid to rest Friday with family, friends and dozens of others there to honor him.

The founders of a new emotional support group in Johnson City know that sometimes the only person who can understand the toll of the devastating loss of a loved one is someone who has experienced that same anguish.