HOUSTON The Luby's Inc. cafeteria chain is bringing its most-popular menu offering, the “Lu Ann,” to life. For decades, Lu Ann has been the name of Luby’s Lu Ann Platter, which includes a half-portion entree, two vegetables and a roll for around $7.99, depending on the location. Now the chain has introduced a real-life Lu Ann, with red bouffant Southern hair, who joins the pantheon of restaurant “spokescharacters” such as KFC’s Colonel Sanders, McDonald’s Ronald and even Burger King’s ...

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