Actress Betty Lynn transforms from Mount Airy local to Mayberry legend

...actress Betty Lynn first moved to Andy Griffith's quaint hometown and inspiration...Barney Fife's girlfriend on The Andy Griffith Show. "Some of them cry...Champney, a volunteer at the Andy Griffith Mu se um. "She's just one of...

Ramblin' Rhodes: 45 years of columns make for some notable quotes

...established folks in the entertainment business have told me personally over the past four and a half decades: ANDY GRIFFITH, about The Andy Griffith Show portraying Southerners with dignity: "I am proud of being a Southerner. I wasn't about to let...

'Andy Griffith' at Georgia pastor's funeral

...attending were reminded of Rollins' fondness for The Andy Griffith Show with a clip from the show and a quote from the...in his work the children of the church."Jeff loved Andy Griffith," Sheriff Jimmy McDuffie said. "I think he loved...

Beloved actor Andy Griffith dies at 86

RALEIGH, N.C. - Andy Griffith, who made homespun Southern wisdom...trademark as the wise sheriff in "The Andy Griffith Show" and the rumpled defense...Associated Press, Griffith said "The Andy Griffith Show," which initially aired...

Andy Griffith to unveil statue in hometown

MOUNT AIRY, N.C. -- 'Andy Griffith is coming home Friday, when he...Sheriff Andy Taylor from "The Andy Griffith Show" and his son, Opie, walking...statue will be placed outside the Andy Griffith Playhouse, which once was the...

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Andy Griffith ran a good little world

In honor of the passing of Andy Griffith, I finally got around to watching...could act.We mostly remember Andy Griffith, of course, for his good-natured...played it mostly straight on The Andy Griffith Show because he had so many funny...

Andy Griffith has a new album and a TV special

NEW YORK -- At 77, Andy Griffith remains a fine actor, a much-beloved...his signature success, "The Andy Griffith Show," as a reunion special...joining former castmates for "The Andy Griffith Show Reunion: Back to Mayberry...

B&B re-creates 'Andy Griffith Show' home

...passion for the 1960s TV sitcom The Andy Griffith Show. Eventually, they fell...in person at Mayberry Days in Andy Griffith's hometown of Mount Airy, N...263-2639 RATES: $75-$95 nightly ANDY GRIFFITH SHOW RERUN WATCHERS CLUB: www...

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Crowdsourced: Run for Aimee, 'Blowback' feedback, hair-raising crime, #RIP Andy Griffith

...RIP Andy GriffithBeloved actor Andy Griffith died Tuesday at age 86. Twitter...theme song for the TV classic The Andy Griffith Show, starring Griffith as the...BRUNSON (@DAVIDBRUNSONJR): "Andy Griffith. The absolute best actor ever...

Andy Griffith will be missed

How sad that the news outlets reported this week that Andy Griffith, at age 86, has passed away.For those of us who are Andy Griffith Show fans, watching an episode of the show was like "going home," to a place...