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  1. Mayberry Days games speak to a simpler timeRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Mt. Airy News

    ... Rerun Watchers Club of Knoxville, Tennessee, will tell it straight, there's a lot of checkers in The Andy Griffith Show. He said "The Chester Jones Checkers Competition" was inspired by an episode where two residents exchanged heated words during ...

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  2. Serendipity keeps Mayberry Days parade fun for allRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Mt. Airy News

    At times the 25th Mayberry Days Parade looked like much of the cast of The Andy Griffith Show had stepped through the screen to take a stroll through downtown Mount Airy.

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  3. Betty Lynn relishes 'Mayberry' roleRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 27 | Mt. Airy News

    ... the high concentration during Mayberry Days. "There are people who come every year." "I love 'The Andy Griffith Show,' too, I'm a big fan," she said of her further motivation for being available to meet those who come. "I understand how they feel - ...

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  4. Mr. Cope's Cave: Jive SambaRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 26 | Boise Weekly

    ... of fading names and fading memories, listening to 50-year old music and watching endless reruns of The Andy Griffith Show and dusting off old books that excited him back when he had all his life to look forward to instead ofa you know. Uh, yeah. ...

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  5. Lessons from Mayberry: Church stages - Andy Griffith Show' episode with special messageRead the original story

    Friday Sep 26 | The Star Online

    A church congregation is studying mannerisms of 1960s TV characters to present a live production parodying "The Andy Griffith Show."

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  6. 'A family reunion'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Mt. Airy News

    Margaret Kerry, who portrayed Helen Scobee on "The Andy Griffith Show," said she comes back to Mount Airy every year for Mayberry Days to get a little dose of small-town life.

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  7. Mayberry Days is reunion for former child actorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Mt. Airy News

    Morgan Brittany as Mary Alice and Joy Ellison as Iris last saw each other when filming this episode of "The Andy Griffith Show" in 1967.

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  8. Actors from a Andy Griffith Showa to reuniteRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Rocky Mount Telegram

    The annual festival that celebrates the fictional town that's the backdrop for "The Andy Griffith Show" is also hosting a reunion for two child actors who haven't seen each other since they met on the show nearly 50 years ago. The Mount Airy News reports Joy Ellison and Morgan Brittany will be getting together during the 25th annual "Mayberry Days," which starts on Thursday and continues through the weekend.

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  9. Actors from 'Andy Griffith Show' to reuniteRead the original story

    Wednesday Sep 24 | The Daily Advance

    The annual festival that celebrates the fictional town that's the backdrop for "The Andy Griffith Show" is also hosting a reunion for two child actors who haven't seen each other since they met on the show nearly 50 years ago. The Mount Airy News reports Joy Ellison and Morgan Brittany will be getting together during the 25th annual "Mayberry Days," which starts on Thursday and continues through the weekend.

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  10. 'Rodney Darling' breaks silenceRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 24 | Mt. Airy News

    Rodney Dillard, who'll perform a Mayberry Days concert Friday with his band, will forever be grateful for the boost that appearing on "The Andy Griffith Show" provided to his career.

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  11. Andy Griffith Show still resonates for Best and MacRaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 23 | Mt. Airy News

    James Best, in character as Roscoe P. Coltrane, holds "Flash." He said he had no idea at the time how big the role on The Andy Griffith Show would be and found the show's premise of being a good family show was wonderful.

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  12. Andy Griffith Show still resonates for Best and MacRaeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 22 | Mt. Airy News

    James Best, in character as Roscoe P. Coltrane, holds "Flash." He said he had no idea at the time how big the role on The Andy Griffith Show would be and found the show's premise of being a good family show was wonderful.

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  13. Mayberry Days Parade Cars will be Provided by Mount Airy Toyota and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 20 | SFGate

    ... its 25th year hosting the event that draws people from around the country who are still fans of the Andy Griffith Show. The Andy Griffith Show is a sitcom that aired on CBS from 1960 through 1968. The show ranked by TV Guide as the 9th best show in ...

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  14. Could fishing be the next miracle drug?Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 19 | World Magazine

    Come on, take down your fishin' pole and meet me at The Fishin' Hole, I can't think of a better way to pass the time o' day. The lyrics to the song that opened every episode of The Andy Griffith Show aren't just catchy-scientific research is now whistling the same tune, proving that those looking to reduce stress and improve overall well-being should grab a pole and head to the lake.

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  15. Mayberry Days showing no sign of slowing in 25th yearRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Sep 17 | Mt. Airy News

    The "Matriarch" of Mayberry Days, Betty Lynn (Thelma Lou from the Andy Griffith Show), leads the parade last year. Lynn will return to lead the festivities again this year. This is the 25th year of the festival, set to begin Sept. 25, the week before ...

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  16. News from the Mobile TV Examiner for Tuesday, September 16th, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 16 | Examiner.com

    *WKRG-TV usually had an episode of the comedic TV program "The Andy Griffith Show" on their main broadcast channel between 6:30 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. from Monday through Friday). All Examiner.com articles about television and radio in Mobile, Alabama by ...

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  17. 5 top reasons to put N.C. on your travel list this fallRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | Examiner.com

    ... Sept. 25-28, pays tribute to Mount Airy's role as inspiration for the idyllic hamlet of Mayberry on The Andy Griffith Show. The town with its quaint shops, and an original soda shop expects about 30,000 visitors to come through during the festival. ...

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  18. COMMENTARY: Family TelevisionRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | WGNS-AM Murfreesboro

    ... were really promoting so-called "family values." Or consider that paragon of family programming, "The Andy Griffith Show." Nice and safe, right? Wrong. Andy Taylor is a widower, so there's no mother to raise little Opie. Andy dates a series of ...

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  19. News from the Mobile TV Examiner for Tuesday, September 2nd, 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 2 | Examiner.com

    Memorable Entertainment Television had a plan to start providing some of their network stations the comedic program "Mayberry R. F. D." on a weekday basis this past Monday as long as each of those stations either had a deal to broadcast episodes of the program's predecessor, "The Andy Griffith Show" , or a neighboring station with such a deal in their TV market.

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  20. Karen Knotts to Perform at Gallo Center, 10/5Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 8 | BroadwayWorld.com

    For children who grew up in the 1960s laughing at Don Knotts ' portrayal of Deputy Barney Fife on the classic television comedy, "The Andy Griffith Show," his daughter's tribute to her father just might be the must-see event at the Gallo Center for the Arts this season. Karen Knotts brings her one-woman show, "Tied Up in Knotts," to the performing arts center at 2 pm on Sunday, October 5. Tickets are $12, $15 and $25, and may be purchased online at www.galloarts.org , by calling 338-2100 or from the Gallo Center ticket office at 1000 I Street in downtown Modesto.

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