Air Date: March 15th, 1977
A father deals with the lives of his eight independent children.
Genres: Comedy drama
Season 5 - Episode 22 : Father Knows Best? May 23, 1981
Jeremy's father wants him back; David attends his high-school reunion.
Season 5 - Episode 21 : Goals May 16, 1981
A shoulder injury ends Merle's baseball career; Mary has an unwelcome suitor.
Season 5 - Episode 20 : Starting Over May 9, 1981
David and Janet try to reconcile; Jeremy finds a skull in the yard.
Season 5 - Episode 19 : The Idolbreaker Apr 18, 1981
Ellen miscarries; Joannie envies an attractive reporter; Jeremy's birthday.
Season 5 - Episode 18 : The Idolbreaker Apr 11, 1981
Just as his music career is about to take off, Tommy's old girlfriend shows up and tells him she's pregnant.