Across the country, gas prices are dropping even though we’re in the busy travel season… Many people are taking road trips. In the past week the Energy Department reports the price of regular unleaded has gone down about 2 cents… To 2-65 a gallon. That’s on top of drops in previous weeks. Americans are paying 18 cents less for a gallon of gas compared to a year ago at this time.

The least expensive gas in Martinsville, according to GasBuddy.com is $2.28 at the Valero on South Memorial Boulevard.