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Evening Shade

Evening Shade

Former professional football player Woodrow ``Wood'' Newton retires to his hometown of Evening Shade, Ark., and settles into a new job as coach of a high-school football team with a long losing streak. The comedy series shines a light on life in rural America with a focus on the three Fs -- faith, family and friends.

Sep 21, 1990
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I Left My Ring in Evening Shade

S04, E26  (First Aired: May. 23, 1994)
Freida's ex-husband (Tony Bennett) returns with an unusual proposal.

Chip Off the Old Brick

S01, E15  (First Aired: Feb. 4, 1991)
Herman's father (Brian Keith) visits; guest Henry Gibson.

Nothing to Fear But Harvey Lujack

S01, E18  (First Aired: Feb. 21, 1991)
An escaped convict that Ava prosecuted seeks revenge.

Far From the Madden Crowd

S01, E23  (First Aired: Apr. 29, 1991)
Terry Bradshaw speaks at Wood's banquet; Ava goes into labor.

The Thanksgiving Show

S02, E10  (First Aired: Nov. 25, 1991)
An ex-convict cousin and his family visit on Thanksgiving.

Rear Window

S02, E12  (First Aired: Dec. 16, 1991)
Wood (Burt Reynolds) becomes stuck in the bathroom window after locking himself out of the house. With Hal Holbrook and Michael Jeter.


S02, E11  (First Aired: Dec. 9, 1991)
Ava may have to shut down Fontana's nude-dancing show.

Taylor Buys a Car

S02, E21  (First Aired: Apr. 6, 1992)
Taylor sells Newton memorabilia to buy a car.

No Pain, No Gain

S02, E24  (First Aired: May. 18, 1992)
Wood appears on an old football pal's (Don Meredith) TV show.

Hasta la Vista

S02, E22  (First Aired: May. 4, 1992)
Herman takes humiliating work after losing his teaching job to budget cuts.