Charley is released from the St. Jo Sheriff's station where she is met by reporters. Elsewhere, Sam Landry gives Violet information about Frances, and his shared past with Violet is revealed. Later, Darla and Ralph Angel discuss their future. The Bordelon family prepare Violet's diner for Charley's election night, and Nova enters the diner with Calvin for the first time. Charley and Micah also share a touching moment. Just as everyone begins to celebrate Charley's victory, they are dealt a devastating and unexpected blow. Though Charley feels redeemed during a meeting with Frances, she later realizes that she's been used by Sam Landry for his personal agenda. Elsewhere, Micah and Keke finally take their relationship to the next level, and Violet and Hollywood visit a storefront space that will be used to launch his support group for men. Finally, the Bordelon family unite in front of Trudy Bordelon's grave, determined to face an uncertain future, together.