Gas prices in Ohio are hovering around $3.00 a gallon to start the work week, but in the Zanesville area prices have fallen below that price.
According the auto club AAA, the oil price information service and Wex Inc., a gallon of regular gas in the state was averaging $3.04 today. That's 13 cents less than a week ago. Zanesville's Nola Price is hoping these gas prices will stay around .
"I think they're wonderful! I'm just going in to pay for mine now."
Ohio gas prices are down to start the work week, following weeks of increases. The cost for a gallon of regular gas in Ohio is averaging $3.51 in Monday’s survey from Auto Club AAA. That’s 14 cents lower than last Monday. Monday’s price is 14 cents higher than a month ago, but is considerable lower than the $3.72 per gallon that Ohioans were paying a year ago. The national average is about $3.53 per gallon, which is up a penny form last week,...
Gas prices are up to $ 3.99 in the days after Memorial Day in Zanesville and across the state.
The economy, wages and different modes of transportation were all accounted for in Wednesday's conversations at the pump. Motorcyclist, Tom Formberg says there are pros and cons to using a motorcycle instead of car during times of high gas prices.
"It is economical to drive, however it is a high expense to keep up because tire wear out much more quickly, so a car is still...
The simulated oil and gas field is located right outside the Cambridge campus and is designed to give students a hands on experience of what it's like working in the oil industry, something that field trips can't do.
"We do take a lot of field trips out to actual drill sights and other activity in the oil and gas industry that's going on, but when you go to these sights you really can't do hands-on because of liability and not wanting to get anyone hurt," said Mike Whitson,...
Known as "The Dirty Dozen," Zane State College graduated its first group of oil and gas field employees through a partnership with Retrain America.
The group of classmates completed a two-week, 80-hour Shale Exploration Certification course through Zane State College in Cambridge. President of Zane State Dr. Paul Brown says the course is offered to provide students with a short-term intensive training. He says the course gives them the fundamentals of working on a drilling...
Pain at the pump continues for local residents here in Zanesville and the rest of the country.
Experts say Ohio motorists are paying almost 50 cents a gallon more for gasoline than they were a month ago after an eight cent jump in pump prices over the past week. Local resident Chris Brown says increasing gas prices are affecting his whole family.
"We are going on vacation this summer. We didn't change our plans as far as that is concerned. We have a son away in college...
Good news for those planning to travel on Labor Day.
According to AAA and the Oil Price information Service, regular unleaded gas is $2.51 per gallon in central Ohio, which is the lowest average price since May. While some drivers appreciate the drop in prices, other's don't care.
"I don't like the prices going up and down especially with everything that has been happening in the gulf," said Driver John Pennington.