In the third-season finale, Wade must make a hard choice about his future in the wake of Zoe's grand gesture. Meanwhile, Lavon and George encounter their hero, Don Todd; and Grandma Bettie advises Lemon to conduct an earnest search for a husband.moreless
Wade's father turns to Zoe for help with romance, but Wade cautions her not to get involved. Elsewhere, Lavon and George see the city comptroller about a billing issue; and Lemon attempts to publicize Fancie's, but her plans all backfire.moreless
In a final attempt to stop the merger, the entire town helps Lavon as he tries to convince the Lt. Governor that BlueBell should be named a historic town. Zoe and Joel continue to debate where to live, and their best housing option is in the hands of Zoe’s relative, who does not like New Yorkers. Wade takes a big step in his relationship with Vivian by meeting her son, but he quickly discovers that the has a lot of work to do before he wins him over. Meanwhile, Lynly's mistrust of George starts to create tension in their relationship.moreless
When Zoe treats her uncle at her office, she uses the opportunity to invite him to her Hanukkah celebration. However, this once again lands her in hot water with Vivian Wilkes. Lemon turns to George and Lynly to help her learn some crucial information about one of Brick’s exes before he makes a bad decision. Meanwhile, Wade suffers from a terrible toothache but refuses to go to the dentist, until Tansy gets involved and helps Wade to open his eyes to his future.moreless
Zoe and Joel are ready to find a more permanent place to live in BlueBell and learn that their ideal home is owned by a relative of Zoe’s biological father. After tracking down the relative, Zoe is still undecided as to whether she is ready to meet her extended family. Thanks to the success that she and Wade have had running the Rammer Jammer, Lemon receives a tempting business offer that she may not be able to turn down. AnnaBeth seems eager for Lavon to go out of town, causing him to wonder what she is up to. Meanwhile, George and Lynly continue to grow closer, but George is still hesitant to act on his feelings.moreless
A woman from Afghanistan who suffered a serious fall while pregnant, may have trouble getting treatment because of a language barrier. Tom finally undergoes surgery for his elbow. Christina catches her daughter at home with an employee from the hospital.
Candy has great news to share with everybody, but has a decision to make; the question of why she arrived back in the states so early is finally answered.