Original air date: 06/21/2017 Runtime: 41:27 min. Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) turns to Remy (Dondré T. Whitfield) for help with his business idea, and he offers encouraging advice for obtaining the capital he needs. Charley enters her final divorce mediation with Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett), where she’s blindsided with his last-minute request. She turns to Remy for comfort, who advises Charley to properly mourn the loss of her marriage. Nova (Rutina Wesley) tries to raise awareness for those wrongfully imprisoned at a fundraiser where she sees Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe), who is still processing his recent incarceration. Meanwhile, Aunt Violet (Tina Lifford) learns that Hollywood (Omar J. Dorsey) might have been involved in a life-threatening accident.
Original air date: 06/28/2017 Runtime: 43:05 min. Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe) finds solace at Nova’s place following his jarring encounter with a police officer, and Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) confronts Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett) about their custody arrangement. Meanwhile, Micah reveals his feelings to Keke (Tanyell Waivers) for the first time. Violet (Tina Lifford) and Hollywood (Omar J. Dorsey) enjoy their romantic reunion, but their time together might be short-lived. Nova is invited to participate in a symposium where she meets someone who challenges her during a healthy debate. Ralph Angel confronts Jacob Boudreaux (Lea Coco) about spying on his property and Boudreaux retaliates with a veiled threat. Later, their land is invaded by trespassers and Charley and Ralph Angel finally join forces.
Original air date: 07/05/2017 Runtime: 43:07 min. Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) searches for a more permanent home for her and Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe), which becomes especially important after a family argument escalates between Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) and Micah. When Remy (Dondré T. Whitfield) later helps Charley with her home search, he questions her lifestyle and the message that a lavish new home would send to the farmers. Meanwhile, Nova’s (Rutina Wesley) new editor encourages her to take a more positive approach to her stories. Plus, Hollywood (Omar J. Dorsey) adjusts to his new, domestic life and encourages Violet (Tina Lifford) to pursue her dreams. Later, everyone comes together to combat a whitefly infestation, but Darla’s (Bianca Lawson) decision to disobey her boss to help Ralph Angel has unexpected consequences.
Original air date: 07/12/2017 Runtime: 43:03 min. Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) schedules an appointment with a family therapist, but when Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe) doesn’t show, Charley’s own issues come to light. Nova (Rutina Wesley) and Micah work together at Habitat for Humanity where Nova is surprised to see Dr. Robert Dubois (Alimi Ballard). When Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett) arrives to pick up Micah, he is intrigued by a singer who is there to draw attention to the cause. Meanwhile, Davis finally answers some of Micah’s questions, and Hollywood (Omar J. Dorsey) encourages Violet (Tina Lifford) to start her own baking business. Later, Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) tries to fix a rash decision made by Darla (Bianca Lawson), which has unforeseen consequences. Finally, Darla secures an unexpected job.
Original air date: 07/19/2017 Runtime: 43:05 min. The Bordelon siblings place a plaque with their father’s name at the Mausoleum in the graveyard and Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) welcomes an unexpected visitor. Charley also celebrates the opening of the Queen Sugar mill, but her triumphant moment is disrupted by machinery issues. The moment inspires Charley and Nova to share their regrets. Charley later asks a reporter to keep the mill issue off the record in exchange for an exclusive on her divorce from Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett). Meanwhile, Nova is shocked to discover that her father hid a second job. Finally, Ralph Angel’s run-in with a cashier he once robbed pushes him to confess a huge secret to his family.
Original air date: 07/26/2017 Runtime: 43:06 min. Ralph Angel’s (Kofi Siriboe) confession continues to cause unrest among his family, as the siblings question their father’s intentions. Ralph Angel suggests that Nova only sees his mistakes, which runs contrary to her activism. During the heated family exchange, Charley (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) asks Darla (Bianca Lawson) to prepare a contract for a local farmer, but Ralph Angel insists that she stay for emotional support. Darla resents Ralph Angel’s request, as she previously lost a job to help him. As the conversation continues, Charley tells Violet (Tina Lifford) she feels betrayed by her favoritism toward Ralph Angel. Later, Nova’s research about the title to her father’s land reveals something surprising about Violet’s past. Meanwhile, Charley tells Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett) about her plans to publicly reveal their divorce in an interview, and he insists on a joint statement. Ultimately, a conversation with Remy (Dondré T. Whitfield) inspires Charley to finally provide an authentic interview to the reporter.
Original air date: 08/02/2017 Runtime: 43:06 min. Nova (Rutina Wesley) returns to Atlanta to visit Dr. Robert Dubois (Alimi Ballard), where they attend a dinner party, which doesn’t go as planned when Nova clashes with Robert’s friend. Charley’s (Dawn-Lyen Gardner) authentic magazine interview finally gets published and Remy (Dondré T. Whitfield) expresses that the farmers have questions about some of what they read. Charley attends a potluck to address their concerns. She then uses the opportunity to tell Remy how she feels. Charley also talks to Darla (Bianca Lawson) about withholding information in her father’s will. Later, Micah (Nicholas L. Ashe) sees Davis (Timon Kyle Durrett) on a date, which leads to an honest conversation about Micah’s resentment. The exchange opens the door for Micah to finally reveal the details of his traumatizing encounter with a police officer. Finally, Violet has a health issue and Ralph Angel (Kofi Siriboe) and Darla (Bianca Lawson) take a big step.