Cattle thieves steal some of the herd from the Yellowstone Ranch early in the morning as everyone sleeps. Kayce searches for answers about who could be behind it. Eventually, Kayce, Ryan, and Hendon track down the cattle and have a deadly showdown.
Jamie has to obtain a copy of his birth certificate as part of his attorney general appointment. And through his birth certificate, he learns a shocking family secret about his past. Jamie confronts John about who his real parents are. John issues a warning to Jamie about the direction he chooses to take.
Beth asks for John’s approval regarding her relationship with Rip. John of course fully approves of Rip. Beth then proposes to Rip, and he accepts.