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The Energy Department has again slashed its prediction for next year's average price of gasoline across the U.S., this time to $2.60 a gallon.
That's 23 percent below the projected average for this year and the lowest since 2009.
If that comes to pass, the price drop will save U.S. drivers $100 billion over the course of the year.
In its most recent short-term energy outlook, released Tuesday, the Energy Department cut its gasoline price forecast for 2015 by 35 cents a gallon. It was the second cut of more than 30 cents a gallon in two months.
Bryant City Council will meet at 6:30 tonight to discuss the city's 2015 budget.
Bryant Mayor Jill Dabbs scheduled the meeting.
The council previously discussed a proposed 2015 budget in November, but Joy Black, financial director, has not received any feedback from the council about the proposal, according to Dabbs.
For the entire story, check out Tuesday's edition of The Saline Courier.
A mother and a grandmother charged in connection with a childâ€™s death have entered not guilty pleas in Saline County Circuit Court.
Circuit Judge Gary Arnold set Feb. 18 and 19 as trial dates for Rosie Crone, 22, and Rosie Hobby, 59, both of Alexander.
Crone, who is the childâ€™s mother, has been charged with maintaining a drug premises, manslaughter and possession of drug paraphernalia.