Local gas prices on the rise

Local gas prices are seemingly on the rise.

Several gas stations locally have been selling at around $3.49 the last couple days, a notable jump from earlier in the week when prices were around $3.19.

Prices are higher than around this time last year, when the average price of gas in Russell County was about $3.30.

According to AAA, the average price statewide is $3.36 and nationwide, the average price is $3.56.

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