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Gas prices not deterring some Memorial Day travelers

CORDELE, GA (WALB) -

If you're traveling this Memorial Day Weekend, you may notice you're paying about the same at the pump as last year.

AAA says the average gas price in Georgia right now is about $3.46 a gallon.

That's a couple of cents higher than this time last year and prices are trending up over the last month.

One traveler getting a jump on the holiday weekend told us she's trying to be optimistic.

"I'm expecting to pay less. I'm hoping to pay less. We're watching the prices and trying to do the best we can but we're hoping to pay less," said traveler Tana Vanderhooft.

AAA projects more than 1-million Georgians to travel this Memorial Day weekend.

 

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