Gas Prices

Prices at the pump down this week

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Gas prices in the Midlands have taken a dip this week. According to GasBuddy, the average price of a gallon of gas is down nearly 4 cents. Here in the midlands,  drivers are paying an average of $2.21 a gallon. The national average is much higher at $2.63 per gallon.. According to GasBuddy, the national average is up…

Gas Prices on the way down says AAA

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Good news if you’re filling up at the pump. Prices are down this week, according to AAA. Here in South Carolina, drivers are paying an average of $2.28 a gallon, that’s nearly a nickel less than a week ago. According to AAA, stations are switching over to the less expensive winter blend of gas in the coming…

Gas Prices lower this Labor Day: AAA

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Gas prices are lower this Labor Day than last year. According to AAA, national gas prices are on track to be the lowest Labor Day prices in the past three years. A spokesperson for AAA says Thursday’s average of $2.59 is nearly a quarter cheaper than last year’s prices. In South Carolina, the average cost for a…

AAA estimates more South Carolinians to hit the road for Labor Day

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Are you ready for the unofficial end to those summer vacations? You are not alone. According to AAA Carolinas, 502,640 South Carolinians will hit the road for one last vacation. The number is a 3% increase from last year. “For most vacationers, the Labor Day holiday is  the last hoorah for summer vacations, as school ramps up…

Gas Prices rise during holiday weekend

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– According to GasBuddy, Columbia gas prices have risen 15.7 cents per gallon in the past week, with an average of $2.37 a gallon. GasBuddy says Gas prices in Columbia are around a nickel lower than a month ago. AAA says gas prices in South Carolina are averaging $2.41 a gallon during the July 4th holiday weekend. During…

Prices at the pump increase again

COLUMBIA,  SC (WOLO)– Prices at the pump are on the rise, again, this week. According to AAA Carolinas, South Carolina’s $2.40 average is 10 cents more than a week ago. The price at the pump right now is also 25 cents more than a month ago, AAA estimates. “Increased demand due to the start of a busy spring travel season…

Gas Prices Spike in the Midlands

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Gas prices are spiking. According to AAA Carolinas, drivers are paying more at the pump than they were this time last year. According to AAA, Columbia’s gas price average is $2.34 and last week drivers were paying $2.28. According to AAA, South Carolina’s $2.33 average is up five cents over the last week and 11 cents over last….

Prices at the Pump on steep climb in Carolinas, says AAA

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Do you feel like you are paying more at the pump? According to AAA, gas prices are on the rise in the Carolinas and across the country. South Carolina’s $2.15 average is 11 cents higher than last week and 14 cents higher than last month, yet remains 10 cents cheaper than last year,  says a spokesperson for…

AAA: Gas prices are on the rise in the Carolinas

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Do you feel like you are paying more at the pump? According to AAA, gas prices are on the rise in the Carolinas and across the country. South Carolina’s $2.12 average is 12 cents higher on the week and and 15 cents more than this time last monthm says a spokesperson for AAA. Oil and wholesale gasoline…