Higher and Higher.....

John Dupont
A gas station sign in Prairieville could be a sign of things to come.

A price board at an Exxon station in Prairieville displays what may soon become the norm.

The price per gallon for supreme-grade unleaded hit an unprecedented $4.00 per gallon last week -- and the cost of regular- and plus-grade gasoline are rapidly approaching that mark.

The price of oil reached $108.91 per barrel Monday amid heightened tensions in the Middle East.