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This split is bananas, b-a-n-a-n-a-s
Standard dishes up sweet treats, sweeter deals
Hundreds of visitors took advantage of Customer Appreciation Day Friday as discounts were taken on subscription rates and complimentary banana splits were enjoyed.
Even with tropical storm Cindy threatening the area, the annual Banana Day festivities went on. It’s also the day marked Customer Appreciation Day with complimentary banana splits distributed to visitors, as well as deep subscription discounts given to customers.To some, Banana Day is a grand social event with people gathering in the Southern Standard lobby, visiting with friends and enjoying a cool treat. Gladys Morgan, 94, was happy to attend with friend Josephine Fitts, and enjoyed talking with long-time friend Monice McGiboney.