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Pump Prices Fall as Carolinians Prepare for Thanksgiving Road Trip

Pump Prices Fall as Carolinians Prepare for Thanksgiving Road Trip

Gas prices in the Carolinas are falling as Carolinians prepare to hit the road for Thanksgiving. AAA forecasts more than 1.4 million North Carolinians and nearly 740,000 South Carolinians will drive to their destination. “Carolina motorists may have something extra to be thankful for this Thanksgiving,” said Tiffany Wright, spokesperson, AAA – The Auto Club…read more »

Gas Prices Continue to Fall

Gas Prices Continue to Fall

The price of gas across North Carolina has fallen for six straight weeks. According to AAA, the average price for a gallon of regular gas is $4.02 in North Carolina. That is 15 cents lower than last week and 53 cents lower than a month ago. In Goldsboro, the average price has fallen below four…read more »

Gas Prices Fall For 5th Week

Gas Prices Fall For 5th Week

The price of gas in Eastern Carolina and across North Carolina has fallen for the fifth straight week. According to AAA, as of Monday evening, the average price for a gallon of gas in North Carolina sits at $4.17….down from $4.31 last week and 46 cents lower than a month ago. In Goldsboro, the average…read more »

Sheetz Reduces Gas Prices On Unleaded 88 & E85 Blends Through July 4th

Sheetz Reduces Gas Prices On Unleaded 88 & E85 Blends Through July 4th

Effective immediately some Sheetz, the gas and convenience chain, will be reducing the price of fuel to $3.99 a gallon for Unleaded 88 and $3.49 a gallon for E85. This is a limited time offer that will be available through the July 4th holiday travel season. Unleaded 88 is approved by the EPA for use…read more »

Gas Prices Drop For First Time In 9 Weeks

Gas Prices Drop For First Time In 9 Weeks

For the first time in nine weeks, the nation’s average gas price has declined, falling 4.2 cents from a week ago to $4.90 per gallon Sunday according to GasBuddy data compiled from more than 11 million individual price reports covering over 150,000 gas stations across the country. The national average is up 37.3 cents from…read more »

$5 Gas Is Here: AAA Says Nationwide Average Hits New High; $4.63 Locally

$5 Gas Is Here: AAA Says Nationwide Average Hits New High; $4.63 Locally

 (AP) — The nationwide average price for a gallon of gasoline has topped $5 for the first time ever. Auto club AAA said the average price on Saturday was $5.00. Motorists in some parts of the country, especially California, are paying far above that. The national average price has jumped 19 cents in just the…read more »

More Memorial Day Travel Expected, Despite High Gas Prices

More Memorial Day Travel Expected, Despite High Gas Prices

(AP) — Pandemic-weary U.S. residents are confronting high gas prices as they decide whether to travel this Memorial Day weekend. AAA says the average gas price in the U.S. on Friday was $4.60 per gallon, in North Carolina it was $4.36 per gallon and in Wayne County, prices ranged from $4.26 to $4.49 according to…read more »

How Gas Prices Have Changed In ENC In The Last Week

How Gas Prices Have Changed In ENC In The Last Week

According to the website Slacker, at $4.40 per gallon, the national average price of regular gasoline is up ten cents from one week ago, according to data from AAA. Diesel has also seen a meteoric rise in recent weeks, and as of May 11, the national average price was $5.55 per gallon. Experts note that…read more »

Wayne County Residents Still In Shock At The Gas Pump

Wayne County Residents Still In Shock At The Gas Pump

(GDN) – Record high gas prices continue at gas stations in Wayne County and surrounding areas. We looked online to see what drivers are reporting for a gallon of regular in Goldsboro today. Sheetz on North Spence is listed at $4.11 per gallon. Speedway on East New Hope Road is listed at $4.17 per gallon.…read more »