Gas prices keep climbing

As families prepare their back to school shopping budgets, high gas prices continue to sting wallets.

Since dropping as low as $2.95 on July 4, prices have climbed more than 40 cents in just a month.

Right now the average price in the fountain city is about $3.40 a gallon. The best deal in town is at the Fuel Tech on Forrest Road and Floyd Road at $3.33 per gallon.

The average price in Auburn is about $3.35. Murphy USA on South College Street has the lowest price at $3.29 a gallon.

Go to our website wtvm.com and click on the Gas Buddy link for the latest gas prices.

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