It’s a sad day in Hazzard, our dear friend and hero, Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane (James Best) died Monday, April 6th, in hospice care in Hickory, North Carolina. According to the Charlotte Observer, Best died from complications of pneumonia. He was 88. As you all know, Rosco was there from the start. From the first episode, […]
The cast of the Dukes of Hazzard made two appearances on the 1980’s hit Television show, Family Feud. The two episodes featuring different groups of the cast were as follows: Dukes of Hazzard vs. The Waltons – 1985 Tom Wopat (Luke Duke), Catherine Bach (Daisy Duke), Sorrell Booke (Boss Hogg), Denver Pyle (Uncle Jesse Duke) and James Best […]
The Mid-Atlantic Nostaligia Convention
August 27-29, 2009
The Clarion Hotel, Aberdeen, Maryland
James Best will be signing autographs and releasing his autobiography which will premiere at the Mid-Atlantic Nostalgia Convention, August 27-29, 2009. The Clarion Hotel, Aberdeen, Maryland. Also in attendance will be Bob Hastings, who made an appearance in three episodes of THE DUKES OF HAZZARD. James Best’s autobiography is to be published through Bear Manor Media and titled “Best in Hollywood: The Good, The Bad and the Beautiful.” Information about the convention and events can be found here.
For more information on the upcoming book from James Best, please visit his website at: jamesbest.com.
Tickets are now on sale for the upcoming Smoky Mountain Fan Fest at the Smokes Stadium in Sevierville, Tennesee on July 18th & 19th, 2009. This will be an event you don’t want to miss as 7 of the original Dukes of Hazzard cast members will be making appearances at this show. Those cast members include:
- Ben Jones “Cooter”
- Catherine Bach “Daisy”
- James Best “Rosco”
- Sonny Shroyer “Enos”
- Rick Hurst “Cletus”
- Byron Cherry “Coy”
- Don Pedro Colley “Sheriff Little”
There will also be a concert featuring Merle Haggard, Janie Fricke, and Cooter’s Garage Band. If you have a General Lee or Hazzard County cop car, be sure to register your vehicle to get it into the event! For more information visit the Smoky Mountain Fan Fest website.
Plot Summary The television series The Dukes of Hazzard followed Bo and Luke Duke, two cousins living in an unincorporated area of the fictional Hazzard County, Georgia, racing around in their modified 1969 Dodge Charger, The General Lee, evading corrupt county commissioner Boss Hogg and his inept county sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane. Bo and Luke […]