Stories tagged with: Gas Prices

January 21, 2016 - 1:45pm
2 weeks 4 days ago

Gas prices continue to drop as February approaches. Those in the buckeye state are paying less than two dollars a gallon in most areas.

Local drivers can fill their tanks with regular fuel for less than $1.60 at stations on Maple Ave. in Zanesville and Maysville Pike in South Zanesville. Diesel drivers are also celebrating prices below two dollars in the Y-City. Residents said the low cost at the pump is helpful during the winter months.

"I plow with a diesel pick up,...

December 10, 2015 - 6:23pm
8 weeks 3 days ago

For the holiday season, folks are finding they are spending less and saving more money this year.

That's largely due to gas prices that have been hovering around the $2.00 mark for the past several months and motorists say they are able to do more activities, buy things for their loved ones, and travel more with the money they are saving.

"I'm going to Ann Arbor Michigan, I just left Charleston West Virginia," said Maurice Washington.

"Do a little bit of...

September 8, 2015 - 4:33pm
21 weeks 5 days ago

The residents of the Crooksville area were treated to significantly lower gas prices Tuesday afternoon.

Previous high gas prices were attributed to an oil refinery in Indiana shutting down temporarily. That refinery is now running again and is allowing for lower gas prices in the State of Ohio. A gallon of gas is marked for just under two dollars a gallon at both the Circle K and Certified Gas Stations in the Crooksville area. Motorist Sandria Harper told us her thoughts on the price...

September 4, 2015 - 11:28am
22 weeks 3 days ago
Motorist in Zanesville and the rest of Ohio can expect to have plenty of company on the roads this Labor Day weekend. The Triple-A Auto Club says 1.5 million Ohioans are expected to be among the 35.3 million people in the U.S. taking trips of at least 50 miles away from home this weekend. That’s the highest number of projected travelers during the holiday weekend since 2008. Cheap gas helps. Gas prices have stabilized since a mid-august spike to around $3 a gallon because of refinery...
August 3, 2015 - 4:01pm
26 weeks 6 days ago

Gas prices have crept closer toward two dollars this week.

Today we stopped by the Exxon on Underwood and found that the $ 2.39 price tag has made people feel better about their visit to the pump.

"Well when it approaches mid 3's and 4 I don't really like that," said Ryan Gates. "We're logging a lot of miles across the state and it's been a nice help. "

"It's pretty good," said Thomas Ankrom. "Seems like everyone's been traveling a lot and...

May 15, 2015 - 4:23am
38 weeks 3 days 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.

ZAAP Art Opening

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - ZAAP is hosting it's 3rd Friday Art Opening Friday evening. The gallery will be open from 5 P.M. To 8 P.M.

Opera Singer Jesus Hernandez to Preform


May 14, 2015 - 1:37pm
38 weeks 3 days 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 - 4:37pm
1 year 2 weeks 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 - 8:17am
1 year 4 weeks ago

Here are the top 5 stories to start your day:

Two By Two 

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - Two By Two was founded in 2013 when four strangers banned together in an effort to revive old traditional hymns and breath new life into this sacred music. You can become a fan of two by two by visiting their Facebook page at

Local Businessman Dies

ZANESVILLE, OHIO (WHIZ) - 75-year-old Dan Hennessey...

December 29, 2014 - 8:17am
1 year 5 weeks 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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