Unfortunately, her visiting parents turn the holiday into a chaotic celebration with their bickering. Meanwhile, Axl attends summer school; Frankie wants to know which parent her kids favor; Brick grows a tomato; and Sue attempts to bond with her dad. Mike becomes an unwilling scout master for Brick's social skills group, and after graduating from dental school, Frankie finds a job as a dental assistant. Also, Sue's 16th Birthday is coming up. Meanwhile, Axl tries not to act jealous when Cassidy's ex-boyfriend visits. The situation gets complicated later in the day, when Frankie recognizes a dental patient as one of the people she passed in line.
But Frankie and Mike see through the lie when the kids' stories conflict, and plot to extract the truth. Season 9, Episode 22 May 15, 2018 Season 9, Episode 22 May 15, 2018 Frankie tries to sway Axl from taking the job in Denver. As she's getting ready, Axl and friends overhear a message left by Matt saying he got back together with his girlfriend, and won't be taking Sue to the dance. Frankie's plans to recreate the magic of her own childhood summers are foiled when Mike lets it slip that Axl is his favorite Heck child, and Frankie tries to coax the kids into telling them who their favorite parent is. But when a freaked-out Sue loses her nerve, she ends up running over Axl's foot, which could put an end to his high school football career and his hopes for a scholarship. But she's still trying to figure out if her kiss with Sean was a fluke or if it actually meant that he likes her. Archived from on December 5, 2012.
Axl asks Brick to teach him culture so he can converse with Cassidy. Mike and Frankie go to the Insurance Company to get it fixed, but their claim is declined on a technicality. But when they present Brick with an ill-tempered bunny, the tiny animal teaches the Heck family the true meaning of evil. As the middle-aged, middle-class, middle of the country mom, Frankie Heck Patricia Heaton tackles the mundane chaos of everyday life, her kids — recent high school graduate Axl Charlie McDermott , sophomore Sue Eden Sher and the quirky middle-schooler Brick Atticus Shaffer — are continually manufacturing drama, while her laconic husband, Mike Neal Flynn offers support from the sidelines re. Meanwhile, when Sue joins the school's tennis team, Mike encourages her not to compliment her opponents during matches. Brick is distraught over entering middle-school, so he refuses to take his placement test. Meanwhile, as the Homecoming dance approaches, Axl finds himself dating cheerleaders Courtney and Debbie -- but he doesn't know which one of them is actually his girlfriend -- and Sue tries out for school mascot.
Axl talks Sue into ditching school for the day, but the stress makes it one of the worst days of Sue's life. Meanwhile, Mike goes to war with the Glossner kids after they keep defacing his new, giant inflatable snowman; and Brick goes all out in an attempt to wrap his first present for a planned Christmas Yankee Swap. Meanwhile, Mike forces Axl and Brick to take a drive with him and Mike's dad, Big Mike, and they are shocked to discover what is planned when they reach their final destination. When Frankie and Mike dedicate a day to each of their children, Axl takes them to a paintball range, Sue has them do 17 separate activities, and Brick wants to go to a. Armwood , in order to obtain a prime dental rotation spot.
Archived from on December 4, 2012. Mike is upset with Brick when he can't be bothered to put his book down to meet some of Mike's friends after a softball game. The community was able to offer him support. Meanwhile, when the cheerleaders told the school that they will be cheering for the wrestling team, Sue and the Wrestlerettes demand a cheer-off. Meanwhile, tired of hearing Sue and Brick argue because of the giant hole between their bedroom walls, Mike orders them to fix it; and after Axl refuses to let rich girlfriend Lexie pay for some extravagant outings, Lexie finds a way to fool him into thinking he's becoming lucky when money and other items suddenly make their way into his hands.
Sue later thanks Darrin for being so nice, and he admits that he didn't take her to the dance just to be nice, and they kiss. Darrin ends up breaking the news to Sue, and says he'll go to the dance with her so that way she won't be alone. Meanwhile, Axl and Lexie become frustrated over losing their alone time when Sue insists on hanging out with them. Season 9, Episode 11 January 2, 2018 Season 9, Episode 11 January 2, 2018 As New Year's Eve approaches, Sue admits to Frankie that she likes Sean Donahue and that she kissed him at the Christmas party. Meanwhile, Sue becomes estatic when her ex-boyfriend Matt asks her to the school's Valentine's Day dance. Season 9, Episode 2 October 10, 2017 Season 9, Episode 2 October 10, 2017 Frankie receives an apple pie from Nancy after she gives Nancy an old scarf, so she looks for other old items to give her. .
Season 9, Episode 4 October 24, 2017 Season 9, Episode 4 October 24, 2017 Frankie learns about a death in the Heck house close to 50 years ago, and she and Brick attempt to track down the murderer. Also, Sue wants to change her middle name, which is also Sue. Meanwhile, Frankie needs to please her no-nonsense dental assisting school teacher, Mrs. Please by removing unnecessary details and making it more concise. They are the parents of three children, Axl , Sue , and Brick. Elsewhere, Brick and Axl try to create a starring kittens and bunnies. It is produced by Blackie and Blondie Productions and with series creators DeAnn Heline and Eileen Heisler as executive producers.
A tree fell down on Mike and Frankie's car, and they are miserable with it. Rosenthal January 16, 2013 2013-01-16 3X7462 8. September 2018 As Valentine's Day approaches, Axl takes Boss Co. Archived from on December 4, 2012. Season 9, Episode 12 January 9, 2018 Season 9, Episode 12 January 9, 2018 Now that Axl has a real job, he begins to bond more with Mike and spends a lot of time with him—leaving Frankie frozen out of their interactions; and just as Sue is about to break up with Aidan, Brad pleads with her to wait a beat until after he has a chance to win the affection of Aiden's handsome friend, Luke. Evans Tim Hobert November 14, 2012 2012-11-14 3X7459 8. Meanwhile, Frankie hopes to land a part-time job in a department store so she can get a discount on Christmas presents, but finds getting the right items harder than she thought.
Sue tries to get her driver's license for a sixth time. Meanwhile, when Frankie and Mike discover that Axl failed English during the past school year, they force him to make it up in summer school, otherwise he could jeopardize any chance of getting a college sports scholarship after graduation; Brick takes up growing a tomato for his summer project; and Sue tries to bond with a reluctant Mike and to get him involved in different activities with her — which she plans to document in a giant scrapbook. Season 9, Episode 6 November 7, 2017 Season 9, Episode 6 November 7, 2017 Pat stays with the Hecks after coming down with an ailment, and Frankie's at her beck and call. Meanwhile, as his feelings for his tutor Cassidy intensify, Axl learns his foot is healed and he can play in the big game. Evans Tim Hobert October 3, 2012 2012-10-03 3X7453 7. Unfortunately, Axl doesn't want to spend his senior year without a car.
Meanwhile, when Bill Norwood informs Mike that he and Paula are separating, Mike is gobsmacked and starts to appreciate Frankie more; in order to win back Cindy, Brick must complete three acts of bravery for her; and Axl volunteers Sue to be his personal assistant. The Hecks find themselves spending New Year's Day attempting to stave off a zombie apocalypse in the Orson Escape Room, desperately trying to beat the Donahue's record of getting out with more than one minute, eight seconds to spare. When Axl discovers that he and Sue have been partnered to do a project, he finds excuses not to do it until the night before, and Axl makes a quick dash around the school for people to do the project for him which turns out to be an Italian restaurant. Meanwhile, the usually overly optimistic Sue is depressed over Sean leaving for Ghana, without ever expressing her feelings for him; and Brick drives everyone crazy when he buys a huge amount of lawn chairs to replace the one he's been using for nine years. Meanwhile Axl looks forward to voting in his first election, and Brick undergoes an unexpected transformation when he eats too much Halloween candy.