Gas

Natural gas leak forces evacuation in Waveland

Waveland Police Department evacuated residents near the American Legion because of a 'major' natural gas leak. The evacuation lasted about 3 hours while repairs were made. The leak was reported just before noon on Wednesday and the all-clear to return…

Ag commissioner cautions Mississippians not to 'panic buy' fuel

Commissioner of Agriculture and Commerce Andy Gipson encourages the public across Mississippi to refrain from “panic buying” fuel due to the halted operations of the Colonial Pipeline. Colonial Pipeline expects to restore operations by the end of this week. “In…

Gas prices rise across the nation

The average U.S. price of regular grade gasoline rose 11 cents over the past two weeks to $2.16 per gallon. Industry analyst Trilby Lundberg of the Lundberg Survey says Sunday that the jump came as crude oil costs increased. The…

Gas prices continue to go down

If you have big plans for the weekend, now is a great time to save some money at the gas pump. Some gas stations on the Coast have gas prices as low as $1.75 per gallon. According to AAA, gas…

Local drivers weigh-in on gas price spike

According to AAA, the nation is experiencing the highest spike in gas prices in a three year window. So, what’s driving the cost to go up? Economists say the hike is due to the rising price of crude oil overseas.…

Preparing vehicles for tropical storm

As the storm approaches and residents gear up for the worst, they are also trying to keep their tanks full. Many gas stations on the Coast have been seeing long lines to get gas all day. There are other gas…

250 Gallons Spill In Gulfport Harbor

Crews are working to contain a diesel spill in the Gulfport Harbor. About 250 gallons apparently spilled during a fuel transfer early this morning. Multiple agencies are responding and the cause of the spill is under investigation.

Possible Gas Hike For Road Repairs

Today the State Senate Transportation Committee will consider whether to increase Mississippi’s gasoline tax and put additional registration fees on vehicles to help pay for highway and bridge repairs. The proposed bill would generate about $441 million dollars a year…

Grilling Safety

Blossman Propane, Gas, Appliance and Service released their top 10 grilling tips.