There's some good news today in the quest for cheaper gasoline. Triple-A Alabama reports a one cent drop in the prices for midgrades and premium gasoline.
The auto club's Daily Fuel Gauge Report shows regular averaging $2.53 a gallon; midgrades are $2.70; premium fuels are two-78; and diesel hovers at $2.53 a gallon.
Overall, gas prices have risen about 30 cents since the start of August.
A look at metro averages finds Birmingham with the highest average price for regular at $2.54. Montgomery recorded the cheapest price at $2.52 a gallon.