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Meet the Andy Griffith who's going after fracking polluters

Grist - 09 Jul 2014
Back when I was a city reporter in San Francisco, one of my jobs was to take the daily crime report and type it up in a friendly, engaging way. The crime report was pretty par for any major metropolitan area: mugged, burgled, occasionally shot, or stabbed.
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Legacy Of Andy Griffith Keeps Hometown Thriving

WFAE - 17 Aug 2017
Actor, singer, and comedian Andy Griffith grew up about two hours north of Charlotte in Mount Airy. And even though he passed away in 2012, his legacy is still very much alive in the city commonly known as Mayberry. So much so, the museum there that ...
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John Railey column: Still searching for the real Andy Griffith

Richmond.com - 22 Jul 2017
He was rightly beloved for his 1960s TV series, “The Andy Griffith Show,” in which he played the wise and funny Andy Taylor, the sheriff of that small North Carolina town that's sort of a cross between Mount Airy and Manteo. But he never wanted to be ...
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Andy Griffith's daughter to appear in Mayberry show

Montgomery Herald - 25 Jul 2017
Dixie Griffith, the late star's daughter, and Maggie Peterson, who played the role of wide-eyed blonde Charlene Darling on the Andy Griffith Show, will be featured in the First Bank Concert Series show, Mayberry Nights in Troy. The event will be held ...
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'The Andy Griffith Show' Star, Maggie Peterson, Visits WFMY

WFMY News 2 - 04 Aug 2017
You'll hear tunes from show star, Maggie Peterson, also known as Charlene Darling on the "Andy Griffith Show," as well as Time White and the VW Boys playing Mayberry songs, bluegrass and doing some comedy. Griffith's daughter, Dixie Griffith will be ...
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Five Floyds who have appeared on TV, besides Floyd Mayweather

Newsday - 16 Aug 2017
FLOYD LAWSON (Howard McNear, “The Andy Griffith Show”) Mayberry's amiable, absent-minded barber. FLOYD DE BARBER (Jason Sudeikis, “30 Rock”) This obvious homage to Floyd Lawson was a recovering alcoholic and the recurring boyfriend of Liz ...
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Bassett set to hold Jamboree

Martinsville Bulletin - 17 Aug 2017
One which gets many requests is “Dooley” by The Darlings on the “Andy Griffith Show.” “I'll Fly Away,” “Will the Circle Be Unbroken” and “Take Me Home Country Roads” are other favorites for the group. The Kitchen Pickers have performed for various ...
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'Oklahoma!' opens Saturday at Andy Griffith Playhouse

Mount Airy News - 26 Jul 2017
The Surry Arts Council will be presenting Rodgers and Hammerstein's classic “Oklahoma!” at the Andy Griffith Playhouse July 29, 30, and 31. Though it's often remembered for its famous musical numbers, such as “Oh, What a Beautiful Mornin',” “The Surrey ...
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Police reports

Mount Airy News - 17 Aug 2017
Offenses of larceny and possession of stolen property were issued Tuesday charging Herbert Lee Goins, 71, of 105 Tram Way, after he allegedly stole unidentified property at Food Lion on South Andy Griffith Parkway. Goins is to be in District Court on ...
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What a White Supremacist Told Me After Donald Trump Was Elected

The New Yorker - 17 Aug 2017
He mentioned the TV shows “Father Knows Best,” “Andy Griffith,” “The Brady Bunch,” and “Little House on the Prairie.” “Usually, those shows had a Christian moral,” he said. “But now that the Jews own the majority of the media stations, they're showing ...
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Law Enforcement Appreciation Day a hit

Mansfield News Journal - 16 Aug 2017
ONTARIO - Trooper Chad Belcher of the Mansfield post of the Highway Patrol was among those honored during Law Enforcement Appreciation Day. Belcher, who has served 20 years with the patrol, likes his job. He also likes working evenings, he said as he ...
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On the front porch: Annie Mae contemplates a museum

The Newark Advocate - 11 Aug 2017
Good friends Bill and Tatia were recently married and spent their honeymoon in Mount Airy, N.C. touring all things Andy Griffith in the town he was born. The Andy Griffith Museum has the original green doors of the Mayberry County Courthouse, one of ...
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Stroll down memory lane in revamped Griffith Museum

Greensboro News & Record - 06 Aug 2017
The revamped visitor experience takes guests on a stroll with Andy through various stages of his life. Exhibits, built in the form of storefronts, memorialize a particular aspect of Griffith's long-reaching career. \And each exhibit is populated from a ...
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Learning spiritual lessons from Mayberry folks

Fremont News Messenger - 11 Aug 2017
BELLEVUE - The generation of kids who grew up watching sitcoms such as "The Andy Griffith Show" always came away from the TV set with a firmly instilled moral or lesson. Sheriff Andy Taylor didn't just entertain — he taught, he encouraged, and he ...
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Woodstock resident lives '50s lifestyle

Northwest Herald - 14 Aug 2017
“When I was 4 years old, I told my parents I was going to own a '57 Chevy and marry Don Knotts [best known as Barney Fife on 'The Andy Griffith Show'],” she said. “My parents always said I was an old soul. We don't know where it comes from.” She's all ...
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Recommendation: Mabary

Buffalo Reflex (subscription) - 16 Aug 2017
To combat life's stress I recommend watching “The Andy Griffith Show”. This wonderful replication of small town life is full of life lessons, humor, and inspiration. After a difficult day, how can one not feel better watching Andy and Barney combat ...

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