The Bates family keeps getting bigger and better. When UPtv's hit series Bringing Up Bates returns for its ninth season on Thursday, March 5, Kelly Jo and Gil Bates, their 19 children, seven sons-in-law, and 14 grandchildren (and one on the way) will welcome fans back with new romances, a budding family business, and all the craziness that comes with a supersized brood.
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