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November 27, 2003

Valdosta - Holiday travelers are filling up their gas tanks in Georgia to beat the high prices in other states.

Georgia has the lowest gas taxes in the nation, and that allows gas stations to keep down prices at the pump.

Alan Leander traveled from Ft. Lauderdale to Roswell today...and stopped to fill up in Valdosta. "Until we reached the Georgia line, we were paying at least $1.60 in Florida, but here we've noticed it's only about $1.30," said Leander.

The average gas price in Georgia is $1.34.

posted at 12:45 by ashley.harper@walb.com