Top 10 Country Tweets of the Week

Country music stars sure love Twitter! This week, country stars like Brad Paisley and Merle Haggard remember Andy Griffith; Joe Nichols and Zac Brown Band tweet about firework safety – or lack thereof; and Martina McBride gets a big promise from her youngest daughter while Jake Owen shares the news that he’s going to be [...] Read More

Andy Griffith Dies at 86

GAC extends condolences to the family, friends and fans of actor/musician Andy Griffith. USA Today reports Griffith died this morning at age 86. The paper, via WITN, reported former UNC President Bill Friday, a close friend of Griffith’s, says Griffith died at his home in Dare County, North Carolina around 7 a.m. this morning. Griffith was [...] Read More

“Andy Griffith Show” Actor George Lindsey Dies

GAC extends condolences to the family, friends and fans of actor George Lindsey, who died Sunday in Nashville after an extended hospitalization, reports The Tennessean. He was 83. Lindsey was most widely known for playing Goober Pyle on the iconic television series The Andy Griffith Show. One of Lindsey’s last appearances was at Ray Stevens’ [...] Read More