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  1. Veteran Actor Al Checco Dies At 93Read the original story

    Friday Jul 24 | ContactMusic.com

    ... eir return to the States, Checco went on to guest star opposite his friend in a couple of episodes of The Andy Griffith Show, as well as films The Incredible Mr. Limpet, The Ghost and Mr. Chicken, The Reluctant Astronaut and How to Frame a Figg.

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  2. Television As ArcheologyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 21 | MediaPost

    ... entirely write off "Beaver"'s historical value. But other programs are clear distortions of reality. "The Andy Griffith Show" is in many respects an excellent series, but it in no way represents the actual life of a small-town Southern sheriff in ...

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  3. Kaitlyn cries on 'Bachelorette: Men Tell All'Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | USA Today

    ... his way to the hot seat, the women could not contain themselves. His welcome had more whistles than The Andy Griffith Show theme song. And Harrison took notice too. One thing Harrison wasn't over was the night Kaitlyn manage to sneak out of her room ...

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  4. Don KnottsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 20 | The Free Dictionary

    Jesse Donald "Don" Knotts was an American comedic actor best known for his portrayal of Barney Fife on the 1960s television sitcom The Andy Griffith Show , a role which earned him five Emmy Awards . He also played landlord Ralph Furley on the 1970s and 1980s television sitcom Three's Company .

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  5. Everyone has a storyRead the original story

    Saturday Jul 18 | The Sampson Independent

    ... the very best for her. I knew there was something special about Mrs. Herring. I learned she liked The Andy Griffith Show as much as I do. We had a connection right away. Besides liking this television program, she enjoys country music. She and her ...

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  6. 'Murder in Coweta County' moviemakers revisit filmingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jul 17 | The Times-Herald

    ... Friday" and the mini-series "Washington Behind Closed Doors" to episodes of "Gilligan's Island" and "The Andy Griffith Show," just to name a few. Nelson then talked about what inspired his vision for the look of the film. He explained the casting ...

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  7. 50 TV episodes to see before you dieRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 15 | Cleveland.com

    ... an episode that would foreshadow the information age and societies over-reliance on technology. "The Andy Griffith Show" would create interesting stories that would set the blueprint for lessons told on family friendly sitcoms for decades to come. ...

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  8. Watch: All-Star Gala coverage 1988Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | 700WLW Cincinnati

    Click link to watch 10 must see videos from 1988 coverage: Larry King is the host for TBS Marge Schott interviewed with an elephant Mark McGwire had a large snake around his neck The last time Cincinnati hosted, things got weird The Sporting News It was July 11, 1988 - the day before the last MLB All-Star Game held in Cincinnati. As was tradition, players and dignitaries gathered for the annual All-Star Gala, which was held at the Cincinnati Zoo and televised by TBS, in those days still a staple for Braves games, old movies and reruns of "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  9. The last time Cincinnati hosted the MLB All-Star Game, things got weirdRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 13 | Sporting News

    It was July 11, 1988 - the day before the last MLB All-Star Game held in Cincinnati. As was tradition, players and dignitaries gathered for the annual All-Star Gala, which was held at the Cincinnati Zoo and televised by TBS, in those days still a staple for Braves games, old movies and reruns of "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  10. TMPCC Car Show features movie cars at a real studioRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jul 6 | AutoWeek

    ... LA River. There was a replica of the 1963 Galaxie police car driven by Sheriff Taylor in "The Andy Griffith Show." This one was owned by retired sheriff (a real sheriff) Matt Pocklington. It had most recently been in a show called "Vegas," Fiori ...

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  11. RIP (Again) Andy GriffithRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Jul 5 | New Urban Legends

    NEWS : News of the death of actor Andy Griffith, who passed away in 2012, began recirculating online in July 2015. While Griffith's passing was indeed a loss to legions of his fans, the star of Matlock and The Andy Griffith Show did not die in mid-2015.

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  12. Ex-cop criminologist's new book calls London 'Canada's serial...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 21, 2015 | The London Free Press

    ... put, in TV terms, the feeling back then was that London was a bucolic Mayberry, like the town in The Andy Griffith Show. "Everyone thought it was safe," said Arntfield, who points to at least six serial killers lurking in the era. "It was Forest ...

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  13. Last Chance Romance Set for Huron Country Playhouse IIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 18, 2015 | BroadwayWorld.com

    The laughter is sure to continue at the Huron Country Playhouse this summer as Last Chance Romance gets ready to charm audiences at the intimate Playhouse II stage following the success of season-opener Sexy Laundry. Running July 2nd through July 18th, this zany romantic comedy about the fickle nature of love is by playwright Sam Bobrick , the masterful writer behind such iconic television shows as "The Andy Griffith Show," "Get Smart" and "Saved by the Bell."

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  14. Mufasa from The Lion King and Clark Griswold top list of most-loved movie dadsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 17, 2015 | Daily Mail

    ... the TV fathers? The fount of folksy wisdom, Sheriff Andy Taylor, from the homespun '60s sitcom The Andy Griffith Show came out on top. 'Andy Griffith was by far the best father on television,' one respondent noted. 'My parenting comes from all his ...

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  15. Helena Rodriguez: A toast to lessons learned from DadRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Quay County Sun

    ... Brady, "go and ask Dad" TV era of the 1970s and 1980s. Even when Mom wasn't in the picture, as in "The Andy Griffith Show," father and son had plenty to whistle about. Today, however, sitcoms portray Dad as the weaker sex and now the image of one of ...

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  16. Even islands have dads to celebrate June 21Read the original story w/Photo

    Jun 16, 2015 | Anna Maria Islander Newspaper

    ... and American culture have introduced famous fathers to the world: Andy Griffith, who starred in "The Andy Griffith Show" as a single father to son Opie. Herman Munster of "The Munsters," as the quirky, but well-meaning dad who went off to work every ...

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  17. Crowd gathers in Honolulu to celebrate Jim Nabors' birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2015 | Evening Sun

    The Honolulu Star-Advertiser reports that messages rolled in from across for the man who portrayed Gomer Pyle on "The Andy Griffith Show." Friday marked not only his birthday but the start of his 40th year with his now-husband, Stan Cadwallader.

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  18. Cleveland Indians prospect Yu-Cheng Chang suffers concussion: Class A ReportRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... sports pub in the heart of the "Mayberry" tourism town that was the inspiration for the 1960s TV hit "The Andy Griffith Show.'' Deas is a superfan of the show. Coming up: Lake County (31-28 through Thursday) hits the road Tuesday for a trip to Great ...

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  19. June 11 birthdaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2015 | KFVS12

    ... George H.W. Bush is 91 today. He's a singer and actor best known for his role as Gomer Pyle on the Andy Griffith Show and its spinoff Gomer Pyle, U.S.M.C. Jim Nabors is 85 today. He's the brother of James Franco who has starred on TV's Scrubs and in ...

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  20. Lake County Captains broadcaster Craig Deas skipping off to MayberryRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 11, 2015 | Cleveland.com

    ... to pursue a unique passion he has held since he was a boy. Deas is a superfan of the 1960s TV hit "The Andy Griffith Show,'' set in fictional Mayberry, N.C. The real town of Mt. Airy has developed a "Mayberry" tourism theme, including an Andy ...

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