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3/2/15
09:00 AM
"Perversions of Justice"  Gillespie tries to calm public furor while investigating charges a science teacher molested a student.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/2/15
10:00 AM
"... And Justice for Some"  Gillespie and Virgil have different game plans concerning the fate of a federal criminal who is linked to a local hit-and-run case.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/2/15
11:00 AM
"Hearts of Gold"  Bubba's romance with a high school sweetheart conflicts with the murder investigation of an attorney.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/2/15
12:00 PM
"Child of Promise"  Virgil's arrest of a young drug pusher has serious side effects for the youth's family, particularly his brother, and for Althea.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/2/15
01:00 PM
"Paper Castles"  Virgil suspects the promoters of a crooked real estate deal in the murder of his friend, even though their alibi appears to be airtight.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/2/15
02:00 PM
"Laid to Waste"  A young blind woman reports hearing what she thinks is a murder, but Gillespie and Tibbs cannot find a body.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/2/15
03:00 PM
"First Deadly Sin"  A man prohibits his son from contacting the police after the boy witnesses a rape, fearing it will affect his future.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/4/15
09:00 AM
"Just a Country Boy"  Bubba and an insurance investigator search Los Angeles for a bail jumper from Sparta.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/4/15
10:00 AM
"No Other Road"  Lonnie Jamison and Virgil show a despondent Eugene DeLong, whose father is facing the death penalty for murder, that life continues.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
3/4/15
11:00 AM
"A Turning"  Gillespie and Tibbs track the killers of two drug dealers; Althea worries about the dangers Virgil faces and suggests he change careers.  (Repeat) WGNAMER
In the Heat of the Night

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.

Current cast
Carroll O'connor as William Gillespie
Howard Rollins as Virgil Tibbs
Anne-marie Johnson as Althea Tibbs
Alan Autry as Bubba Skinner
Denise Nicholas as Harriet DeLong
David Hart as Parker Williams
Hugh O'connor as Lonnie Jamison

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Program data from Tribune Media Services, Inc.