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From left, sisters Sydney and Regan sit with their parents Becky and Ernie Black alongside the family’s chocolate Labrador, Jack. Regan is autistic, and the sacrifices Sydney has made over the years for Regan’s needs inspired her parents to found a scholarship program. BRENDAN FITTERER | Times

Scholarships give notice to kids who have siblings with autism

LAND O'LAKES It was a wistful conversation prompted by a roadside Powerball billboard and his wife's altruistic notion that gave Ernie Black the idea. Along with the "quit our jobs and travel the world" scenario they agreed to, Becky Black said her imaginary winnings would go to starting a scholarship for kids like …