Entries by Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

The drama in the Ukraine is driving our prices up. Gasoline jumped up by 5.11 cents at the average rack in Selma. Diesel fuel popped up by 2.23 cents. Prices are: Printable Reports Diesel Price Changes 08-08-2014 9.0 Gasoline 8-08-2014 Have a great day, -Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

I was reading about Apple’s next great thing: the iWatch. It is computer one wears around the wrist. It is an example of wearable computers that includes Amazon’s eye glasses and Nike’s Fuelband. In some manner the iWatch will sense where you are in the world and your personal environment and it will supply you […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Big development plans for Chatham County. It seems Jim Goodnight of SAS and his Preston corp. are planning the biggest development projects ever in North Carolina. Pittsboro’s population  will grow from 5000 to 60,000 people. They will need 22000 residential units. They are courting high tech businesses to locate there. One would think that SAS […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

I  saw something, this week, I have never seen in Raleigh. I saw a flock of about a dozen Snowy Egrets flying over my house. I have seen them off Southport but never here. A beautiful sight. I have seen Oleander all over Bermuda. I have seen bougainvillea everywhere in Acapulco.  I think our plant […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

You probably know this but Raleigh is the only other capitol laid out like Washington, DC from scratch.  All perfect squares and rectangles around the old Capital building where all the roads that lead there are named after the towns at the other end of those roads, Hillsborough, Edenton, Fayetteville, Wilmington, Salisbury, Lenoir, & Wake […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Good economic news today, 218,000 jobs created last month and a second quarter economic activity up 4% which is huge. Anything over 3% is considered great. More good news, gasoline is down today by 3.29 cents at the average rack in Selma. Diesel fuel is down by 1.62 cents. Prices are: Printable Reports Diesel Price […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

I tried something new today. Well to me it was new. I started making a grilled cheese sandwich which I like very much. Then I thought I might add a touch of butter to the toast. But then I thought how much I love garlic bread, SO I had a grilled cheese garlic bread sandwich. […]

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Crude is down to $101.47/barrel. Gasoline is down by 1.47 cents at the average rack in Selma. Diesel fuel is down by 2.61 cents /gallon. Prices are:   Printable Reports Diesel Price Changes 7-29-2014 9.0 Gasoline 7-29-2014 Have a great day, -Larry Hopkins

Today’s Gas & Diesel Price Updates

Sidney’s rule is confirmed. Prices go up on Fridays. Gasoline is up by 1.7 cents at the average rack in Selma. Diesel fuel jumped up b 4.25 cents/gallon. Prices are:   Printable Reports Diesel Price Changes 7-26-2014 9.0 Gasoline 7-26-2014 Have a great day, -Larry Hopkins