Actor Andy Griffith, the man who played folksy Sheriff Andy Taylor in the fictional town of Mayberry, has died at the age of 86, Sheriff J.D. "Doug" Doughtie of Dare County, North Carolina, said Tuesday.
Best known for his role on "The Andy Griffith Show," the actor also starred as a murder-solving Southern attorney in the television series "Matlock" during the 1980s and 1990s. He was also known for his roles in movies and on the stage, as a producer and as a Grammy Award-winning gospel singer.
And just like that, he was gone.
One of Twitter’s most tweet-happy celebs, Alec Baldwin, appears to have shut down his personal account - well, one of them, anyway.
It was hometown date week on Monday's episode of "The Bachelorette," and Emily paid a visit to the families of the four remaining contestants.
But first, she needed to make a stop in Charlotte to check on the daughter she abandoned while she went man-hopping in Europe.
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