BRAWLEY — While competing teams in the annual Chili Cook-Off began at 4 a.m. Saturday to prepare what they hoped would be a winning recipe, the team Just in CASE Chili had been prepping for the past 25 years.

Over its quarter of a century in the competition, Just in CASE hadn’t been able to secure a first place finish. That is, until the team, which is made up of staff from Jordan Central Implement Co. in El Centro, came up with this year’s formula.

Staff Writer Vincent Osuna can be reached at vosuna@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3442.

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