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Holidays are here with higher gas prices

JONESBORO, AR (KAIT) - Our cameras traveled around Region 8 to find out about people's travel plans,and if the predictable price jump at the pump would impact how far that travel will be.

Jonesboro resident, Dolen Hill, says the prices won't be affecting him, "Gas prices. They're cheaper than they were last year. Did the same thing, so, it doesn't really matter."

But not all agree.  Bridgett Davlin, also from Jonesboro, says her families plans have definitely changed, "We're going to stay in town since we usually go to Dallas, but being the fact that the gas prices and everything we're going to stay here and everyone's going to come to us."  

We spoke with over thirty people, and the majority claim the recent increase will not be affecting their plans.

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