Genre: Crime Drama
Premise: Carroll O'Connor stars as a small-town police chief (and later a sheriff) in fictional Sparta, Miss. For a small town, Sparta has its share of murder, rape, corruption, racism and drunken driving, so O'Connor's Chief William Gillespie has his hands full. The TV series is based on the novel and film of the same name.
S06, E06 (First Aired: Nov. 25, 1992)
Gillespie tries to befriend the daughter he never knew when she returns to Sparta to settle her deceased mother's estate.
S06, E07 (First Aired: Dec. 2, 1992)
Althea withholds the truth about a murder from Virgil when a friend confides that she killed her boss during a sexual attack.