Gas prices continue to drop across the state

Gas prices have dropped across the United States over the last two weeks.

The average cost of gas in Texas, according to Gas Buddy dot com, is $1.55. The lowest price in the state is $1.23.

Nationally, in the past 18 months, gas prices have fallen from an average of $3.47 per gallon to $1.73 per gallon.

Locally Monday morning, the lowest gas price is $1.39 at the Stripes Convenience Store on North Bryant Boulevard and 19th Street.