News 12 Then: The East Ridge gas war of 1992
CHATTANOOGA (WDEF) Gas has been getting cheaper in Chattanooga over the last few weeks, but nothing like 25 years ago.
GasBuddy.com reports the cheapest gas in Chattanooga today is $1.89.
But the cheapest on Ringgold Road today is $1.95.
However at the beginning of 1992, people came from all over the region drove to East Ridge for cheap gas.
The price had dropped to 78 cents per gallon.