HAZZARD NATION SPEAKS FROM THE HEART AND WARNER BROS LISTENS Hey Y’all, Today something extraordinary happened. Warner Bros. listened to the fans of “The Dukes of Hazzard”. And we should thank them for that. There were reliable and verifiable reports from WB car licensees with whom we do business that as of January […]
Click to Read Story: AUTOS: Famed TV Car ‘General Lee’ Loses Its Confederate Flag Click to Read Story: Warner Bros. Removing Confederate Flag From “Dukes of Hazzard” Car DUKES OF HAZZARD’S “COOTER” BLASTS “P.C. IDIOCY” AT WARNER BROS. Since 1978, when filming started for “The Dukes of Hazzard” television series, Warner Bros. Television and its […]
“SOUTHERN TO THE BONE” NOW AVAILABLE AT STORE AND ONLINE” Hey Y’all, Our new c.d., “Southern to the Bone”, has just been released and is now available online, at our personal appearances, and at both Cooter’s Place stores. If you like goodol’ fashioned country music, and if you like bluegrass and rockabilly, then I […]
Al Wyatt, Jr. passed away a couple of weeks ago in California.To everyone who knew him he was “Junior” or “Big Al”. Junior had a big appetite for life and a big passion for his work. He was one of the toughest and most courageous of stuntmen, a profession where toughness and courage is a job requirement. Junior was with the “Dukes” from the beginning. If I’ve said it once,I’ve said it a thousand times…
Former Georgia Congressman Ben Jones, who starred as ace mechanic “Cooter” Davenport on the hit television series “The Dukes of Hazzard”, has condemned the decision by NASCAR to prevent the use of the popular “General Lee” 1969 Dodge Charger at the Phoenix Sprint Cup race in March. In a statement Friday, NASCAR said…
It is with great sadness that we have learned of the unexpected death of Christopher Mayer, who played cousin Vance Duke during the 1982-83 season of “The Dukes”. “Chip” Mayer was a real good guy, an athlete, a scholar, and a gifted actor. When Alma and I started the original “Cooter’s Place” in Sperryville, Virginia […]
Welcome to Cooter’s Place, the headquarters of Hazzard Nation, and all things Hazzard. You’ll find Dukes merchandise, appearance schedules for Ben Jones and other Dukes of Hazzard cast members, Dukes News, autographed gifts, music and fun here at CootersPlace.com Be sure to check out our Upcoming Events for fun things to do this summer. Checkout […]
Well, the “Dukes of Hazzard,” Cooter’s Place, and all of Hazzard Nation are still rollin’ along in real good shape.
The show is doing great on C.M.T., on DVD, on video games, and on T.V. sets all over the world. And that is directly because of you, the citizens of Hazzard nation!
I strongly believe that the “Dukes” has a timelessness that is universal. Each generation of youngsters that comes along starts watching, and the kids think that it is brand new. The “younguns” love watching it with their parents and grandparents. For that we all want to thank you, the best fans in the world. Hopefully we can keep on keepin’ on for a long, long time.
PS. I hope you like our new website format. And I hope to see all of y’all real soon!
Keep your ears on,
Ben “Cooter” Jones