Central Ohio motorists are paying more for gasoline this week.
Ohio motorists are paying 12 cents a gallon more for gasoline this week.
Billboards sponsored by Triple-A are reminding drivers about the state's new ban on texting while driving.
Triple-A says the statewide average price for a gallon of regular gasoline is 3 dollars and 80 cents this week, up 15 cents from last week and up 50 cents from the same period last month.
The average price for a gallon of regular gasoline in Ohio is $3.85, according to Triple-A. That's 11 cents more than a week ago, and 16 cents more than this time a year ago.