After a series of raids the Hatfields are forced further into the mountains. Johnse sets his sights on another McCoy woman and the feud leads to an explosive New Year's Day battle.
The Hatfields head out in search of revenge when the McCoys murder Anse's younger brother. Friends, neighbors, and community members join the feud, and full blown battle between the Hatfields and McCoys bring West Virginia and Kentucky to the brink of Civil War.
The legendary family feud from the backwoods of West Virginia and Kentucky after the Civil War comes to life in this three party mini-series. The family to family feud begins when a Hatfield murders a McCoy, and a McCoy daughter and Hatfield son begin a forbidden love affair.