Stories tagged with: Gas Prices

May 15, 2015 - 5:23am
2 weeks 12 hours ago

Top stories for Friday, May 15, 2015:

Gas Prices

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - Gas was up to $2.69 at area stations Thursday. Prices are still down almost $1.00 from may of last year when gas averaged $3.63.

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May 14, 2015 - 2:37pm
2 weeks 8 hours ago

Memorial Day means traveling to see family and friends but you may want to check the pump before you book your trip.

Drivers at the local Marathon gas station on Underwood St. are not happy with the $2.69 a gallon price they found today. Zanesville native Andrew Rostash said that he cannot seem to keep up with the constant fluctuation in price.

"It's ridiculous and it's kind of playing with our emotions and our wallets," said Rostash. "It drops...

January 23, 2015 - 5:37pm
17 weeks 6 days ago

It wasn't that long ago that drivers were complaining about the high price of gasoline. Well, Friday there are no complaints as gas prices have hit the lowest they've been since 2010.

In South Zanesville gas prices could be seen as low as $1.71, making it a great day for SUV, and truck drivers to fill up their tanks.

"I'm a lot happier with the way the gas prices are now than what they have been in the past years," said Adamsville resident, Tyler Perdue. "Since I...

January 5, 2015 - 9:17am
20 weeks 4 days ago

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December 29, 2014 - 9:17am
21 weeks 4 days ago

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State Highway Patrol Prepares for NYE

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - According to the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration. Statistics show that, in comparison to other holidays, New Years Eve has 42% more traffic deaths contributed to drunk driving. The State Highway Patrol will have over time posted which will allow troopers to target drunk, and impaired drivers.

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December 24, 2014 - 7:17pm
22 weeks 1 day ago

And Christmas came early for those filling up their tanks at our neighborhood Mother Tuckers gas station.

Gas prices have been steadily falling throughout the entire U.S and have finally dipped below the $2 mark at many local locations. Owner of mother tuckers, Jimmy Pitcock, says this is a way to say thank you and Merry Christmas to all of their loyal customers.

"Our price right now is $1.99 and we kinda did it as a good way to thank our community, the gas is a lot cheaper...

December 22, 2014 - 4:55pm
22 weeks 3 days ago

Gas prices have remained low for several weeks now. Which means good things for your holiday travel plans.

For those of you packing up your car to spend Christmas in another city, the best sight you may see along the way will be the low gas prices.

"Yeah they're really good for travel, and I think more people will travel where they need to go," said Columbus native Ashley Kidwell.

We came across one traveler who was particularly happy about the lower gas prices....

November 10, 2014 - 5:16pm
28 weeks 3 days ago

Drivers were treated to low gas prices Monday morning.

According to the Auto Club AAA, a regular gallon of gas was averaging $2.84, which is $0.11 less than last weeks prices. Mark Lane, employee of Mother Tuckers says his customers were pleased at the low cost.

"I've been getting a high volume. When they come in and get it, it's been a high volume for what they're buying."

Toledo reported the lowest gas prices, with the average price at $2.77 a gallon....

October 13, 2014 - 5:56pm
32 weeks 3 days ago

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."


June 12, 2014 - 5:08pm
50 weeks 22 hours ago

Just in time for motorists to hit the road for summer vacations, gas prices are nearing $4.00 a gallon.

Many stations on the north side of town on Maple Avenue are already at $3.95 a gallon. We were able to find gas as low as $3.61 at the Murphy and Sheetz stations south of town on Maysville Pike earlier on Thursday, but the prices seem to fluctuate by the minute. Steve Miller owns Sarah's House Victorian Bed and Breakfast in Dresden and said he hears complaints on the varying...

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