LOUISA, Ky. — Santa visited Food City on a recent weekend, had his picture taken with customers' kids, and handed out bananas and apples instead of the usual candy and cookies. The event was orchestrated by Food City's produce manager Lequitte Perry and floral manager Debbie Burke, and cashier Vess Muncie played Santa. The women had previously constructed a "Christmas House" from pallets, boxes and contact paper where they displayed fruit baskets and poinsettias. "We charged $5 to take ...

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