With summer here, gas prices in Texarkana have actually been slowly dropping over the past couple of weeks.

According the the price-monitoring website GasBuddy.com, gas prices in Texarkana are eight cents per gallon lower this week. The lowest reported gas price in Texarkana is at EZ Mart on Jefferson and Arkansas Blvd. where a gallon will set you back $1.89. The cheapest gas in the state is $1.74 in Harker Heights, for a statewide average of $2.04 per gallon.

Nationally, gas prices were also down just over three cents per gallon for an average of $2.27 per gallon.

The Arkansas side of town has the lower gas prices by just a few cents but these days every cent counts, right. If you are planning a road trip now is the time with gas prices slowly dropping almost 13 cents from the beginning of summer.

Are you planning a summer road trip with gas prices so low?