HOUSTON (AP) - Retail gasoline prices across Texas have slipped 4 cents this week as travelers prepare to hit the road for the holidays.
AAA Texas on Wednesday reported that the average price at the pump is $3.05 per gallon. The association says gasoline prices nationwide are down a nickel, to settle at $3.21 per gallon.
AAA Texas says Texarkana has the highest average price statewide for gasoline, at $3.07 a gallon. El Paso has the cheapest gasoline, at an average $2.95 per gallon.
The association says, with a recent drop in crude oil prices, retail gasoline is at its lowest point since February 2011.