Local gas prices on par with other counties in the area

Gas prices in Russell County are on par with other counties in the area.

Many stations in Russell County are selling at around the $2.99 mark, according to GasBuddy, and stations in Adair and Pulaski counties are selling at just under $3/gallon as well.

Prices in Clinton County are slightly higher, with many still selling at around $3.09 according to GasBuddy.

In Wayne County, prices are as low as $2.88, some of the lowest in the area.

According to data from AAA, increases in gas prices across the country, and particularly in the midwest, stem from a shutdown at a refinery in Indiana, which has been offline for more than two weeks due to a power outage.


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