Just in time for holiday traveling, gasoline prices have jumped in the Danville area and across the nation. Regular unleaded gasoline which had been selling for $3.12 a gallon at one Danville gas station on Thursday was selling it for $3.29 a gallon on Sunday.
The Triple A Motor Club's annual forecast predicted that 94-million Americans would travel 50 miles or more between Saturday (December 21st) and Wednesday, January 1st. The number of travelers is up six-percent from this time a year ago. (article submitted}