Gas Prices

Prices at the Pump drop ahead of Thanksgiving

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Good news if you are filling up at the pump for Thanksgiving travel. According to AAA, gas prices in South Carolina have dropped 27 cents over the past month, and prices are expected to continue to drop. Drivers in South Carolina are paying an average of $2.32.  The national gas average is $2.62, which is seven-cents less than a…

Gas prices on the rise

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Gas prices in Columbia are on the rise this fall. The average price of gas in Columbia is around $2.56 per gallon. That’s good compared to $2.89 gallon nationwide. Gas prices in Columbia have been as low as a $1.97  and as high as $3.11 in October, over the last five years Categories: Local News, National News Tags:…

Gas Prices on the increase this Fall

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–Gas prices in Columbia are going up as we head into fall. According to a Gas Buddy survey, the average price of gas in Columbia is $2.56 per gallon. That’s good compared to $2.87 gallon nationally. Gas prices in Columbia have been as low as a $1.97  and as high as $3.11 in October, over the last five…

Gas Prices down in the Midlands

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Good news at the pump for your wallet. According to AAA, gas prices are still among the lowest in South Carolina, averaging around $2.55 a gallon. The national average is a bit higher at $2.83 per gallon. Categories: Local News, News Tags: Gas Prices

Busy Labor Day Travel Holiday, Gas Prices Down

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–It’s a busy weekend on the roads for the Labor Day holiday. AAA estimates nearly 5 hundred thousand South Carolinians are travelling for Labor Day. Most travellers hit the road Friday afternoon and Saturday morning. If you are filling up at the pump, good news, Gas prices in South Carolina are among the lowest at $2.53 a gallon…

SC among lowest Gas Prices in Nation

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Good news for drivers looking to fill up at the pump According to AAA, our state has among the cheapest gas prices in the country. In South Carolina, drivers are paying an average of around $2.54 a gallon. The National average $2.84 Categories: Local News, News Tags: Gas Prices

Gas Prices in the Midlands Rise

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–If you are hitting the road and filling up at the pump, gas prices are on the rise. According to Gas Buddy, we’ve seen prices jump 8 cents per gallon in the last week. ABC Columbia scouted out prices from Main street to West Columbia. We found prices ranging from $2.51 to $2.55 a gallon. According to Gasbuddy,here…

Prices at the Pump Hit a High for 4th Holiday

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–If you plan on hitting the road for the 4th of July holiday, get ready to see some fireworks at the pump, with a national average of $2.90 per gallon. According to Gas Buddy – you can expect to see the highest Independence Day gas prices since 2014, when the national average forced drivers to dish out $3.66…

Prices at the Pump Up over Last Year in Columbia

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–The latest numbers on gas prices in Columbia are higher than this same time last year. Gas Buddy dot com says the cost per gallon has not moved from the $2.62 per gallon mark we saw last week. But prices in Columbia are more than 63 cents higher per gallon than they were in 2017, say experts. The…

Jump at the Pump – Gas Prices in South Carolina Up

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Prices at the pump are jumping as the Memorial Day holiday draws near. According to AAA Carolinas, the national average for gas is at $2.87. According to AAA Carolinas, motorists are seeing 19 percent of gas stations selling gas for $3.01 or more and the national average is 16-cents more expensive than one month ago and 53-cents more…