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John Schneider was sentenced to three days in jail for failing to pay his estranged wife, Elly Castle, alimony. Luckily he was released from jail after just serving five hours of his sentence due to overcrowding.

Real General Lee for sale

  There’s a lot of General Lees out there, but few can lay claim to have actually be a part of the original Dukes of Hazzard series that ran on CBS from 1979-1985. From the crew over at the Volo Auto Museum comes news that one of the original 17 cars that were released by Warner Bros. back in 1991 has come up for sale. It’s located in California, and is the last remaining 1969 Dodge Charger 440 R/T that was used in the…

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John Schneider sent to jail

  Dukes of Hazzard star John Schneider, who played Bo Duke on the famous series that ran from 1979 through 1985, was sentenced to three days in jail for failing to pay his estranged wife, Elvira Castle, alimony. Luckily for the 57-year-old actor, he was released from jail on Tuesday (June 12) after just serving five hours of his sentence due to overcrowding. Schneider excused his delinquency by explaining that he was unable to afford the alimony payments, blaming high levels…

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Don Pedro Colley dies at age 79

  We are sad to announce the passing of Don Pedro Colley who died after a very courageous battle with cancer. Don Pedro was a big man with a big voice, a big smile, a big laugh, and a big heart. He loved his role as Sheriff “Big Ed” Little on the “Dukes of Hazzard” as much as anything he ever did in his remarkably diverse life. He will be missed by his family, his friends, and his fans,…

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Tom Wopat arrested for indecent assault

  Tom Wopat, one of the Dukes in the Dukes of Hazzard, the 1980s TV comedy about good ol’ boys eluding the law, was arraigned Thursday on charges he groped a female cast member of the stage musical he was supposed to open in later Thursday. Wopat pleaded not guilty to indecent assault and battery and drug possession charges in Waltham, Mass., west of Boston, according to the Middlesex County District Attorney’s office. He was released on $1,000 bail and told…

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James Best “Rosco” dies at age 88

  James Best, the actor best known for his portrayal of bumbling yet endearing Sheriff Rosco P. Coltrane on TV’s “The Dukes of Hazzard,” died at 9:28 p.m. Monday April 6th after a brief illness and complications of pneumonia. He was 88.. Jimmie watched over the cast like a father figure to insure that everything that was done was correct and fair. His talent as an actor, director and artist made him a singular sensation – and the love…

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