Season 5

Episode Guide

Miss Tucson

S5 E1
Jan 11, 1998
Melody's obsession with a beauty pageant reveals some secrets from her past. Brad's generosity helps her realize that winning the pageant isn't important.

Legend of Ted

S5 E2
Jan 19, 1998
The kids invent an imaginary worker on the ranch to take the blame for Jake's errors and keep him from getting fired. Jake also has his hands full with a ventriloquist dummy.

Incredible Shrinking Ted

S5 E3
Jan 26, 1998
The kids pay back practical joker Ted by convincing him that he is shrinking.

Rest in Pieces

S5 E4
Feb 3, 1998
The kids mistakenly believe that Mr. Ernst is dying and do everything they can to keep him awake.


S5 E5
Feb 10, 1998
The kids decide they can manage to care for a baby left behind on the ranch until the mother returns but have to keep it a secret from Mr. Ernst who doesn't approve.

Jealous Guy

S5 E6
Feb 17, 1998
Rivals Ted and Kyle spend a hellish day out in the desert where, one crippled and one blind, they must rely on each other to get back to the ranch. Still, they arrive in time to rescue Brad from a less than chivalrous date.


S5 E7
Feb 24, 1998
A bump on the head convinces Mr. Ernst that he's a seventeen year old named T-Bone while a juvenile employment inspector tries to close down the Bar None.

Presumed Stupid

S5 E8
Mar 2, 1998
Circumstantial evidence leads the kids to think Ted stole money from Brad. Jake and Buddy use Sherlock Holmes type logic to get to the bottom of it.


S5 E9
Mar 9, 1998
Buddy falls in love with Melody. Ted and Brad put aside their vanity on a dare.

Low Budget Brad

S5 E10
Mar 16, 1998
Brad finds out how the "other half" lives when her father loses his job. Jake tries to make a "Rich & Famous" video for the Bar None.

Jake's Fight

S5 E11
Mar 23, 1998
Jake has to confront a bully as others try to teach him to stick up for himself.

Double Date

S5 E12
Apr 2, 1998
Jealous of the relationship between Brad and Kyle, Ted asks Melody out in an attempt to make Brad jealous. All four end up going out together on a double date.


S5 E13
Apr 9, 1998
A capture the flag game pits the new kids against the veterans during a night interrupted by a sleepwalking Mr. Ernst.