Gas Prices Rise; Historic Streak Ends

gas pricesThe national average price for gasoline rose last week for the first time in four months, snapping the longest streak of declines at the pump on record. The U.S. average for a gallon of regular unleaded declined 123 consecutive days, from September 26-January 26, delivering a discount of $1.31 during that period.
The streak of decline is also over in Tennessee. The average price in Tennessee fell $1.22 during the 111-day streak of declines.
As of Tuesday afternoon the low price in Manchester was $1.89 and in Tullahoma the low price per gallon is $1.90. The average price in Tennessee is $1.99.