Dr. Pepper remains very thankful to Roanoke for its historically-high consumption of the soft drink, and that is why it throwing a party Tuesday, a date that is hardly random.   The numbers for October 24th — 10 2 4 — are those you find on vintage Dr. Pepper products and of course, Roanoke’s iconic clock. WFIR’s Evan Jones has more:

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