July 16, 1997
HALFWAY - Two men robbed the Pizza Hut restaurant on Virginia Avenue near Halfway Blvd. at 11:05 Tuesday night, police said. The men, carrying a handgun, forced two employees face down on the floor before fleeing on foot, according to police. They said a helicopter, a K-9 and officers were on the scene and in pursuit of the suspects. The men were described as white and wearing black clothes and black masks.
January 27, 1997
By BRENDAN KIRBY Staff Writer With just over two hours left before kickoff at Super Bowl XXXI, pizza delivery drivers across the Tri-State area were putting on their game faces. While the Patriots and Packers were tuning up for the biggest game of their lives, the drivers were preparing for one of their busiest days of the year. "The Super Bowl and stuff like that, they make sure they're ready," said Wayne Topper, a delivery driver for Rocky's New York Pizza on South Potomac Street in Hagerstown.