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Johnny Wood

Published On: Jun 20 2012 10:55:40 AM CDT
Updated On: Nov 05 2012 03:55:52 PM CST
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Johnny began his broadcast career in radio and made the switch to WCYB-TV in 1968.

He's worked as a sports anchor, news reporter and news anchor, and also reports weather weekdays on News 5 At Noon.

Johnny attended East Tennessee State University.

News 5 This Morning with Johnny Wood is one of the highest rated morning newscasts in America.

Johnny is an avid fisherman and, though he doesn’t fish every day, he spends a lot of time on our area lakes and streams.

One of the most popular features in the morning newscast is Johnny’s weekly fishing report, which he prepares every Thursday.