Stories tagged with: decrease

May 6, 2011 - 9:42am
3 years 26 weeks ago

The tides may be turning as gas prices continue to drop...

Auto Club AAA says the average price for gas in Ohio has dropped four cents over the last few days bringing the pain at the pump to $4.12.  AAA Spokesperson Kimberly Schwind says crude oil prices have sank below one hundred dollars per barrel which is the first time since March 16th.  She says the fluctuation in gas prices is in the investors' hands.

"Investors have been investing very heavily in crude oil...

April 28, 2010 - 4:51pm
5 years 30 weeks ago

The national teen birth rate is on the decline.

And locally, the numbers are following suit. Muskingum County sees about 40 births in teens between the ages of 15 to 17 per year. And about 100 for teens between the ages of 18 and 19.

"We're not seeing as many teens, which is remarkable considering about two-thirds of all teens in 12th grade are having some sort of sexual intercourse," said Director of Genesis Women's and Children's Services. "It's pretty remarkable...

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