Tee Gentry


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I may have to make a trip to Washington Road soon and get a dozen! Looks like the average price of gas in the US. which is about $4.16. Not bad for some sugary goodness. A dozen is usually $7.99.

Krispy Kreme is bringing back its “Beat The Pump” promotion to close out the summer driving season.

The company said it is once again trying to sweeten the pain at the pump by pricing the cost of its Original Glazed dozen doughnuts to the average price of a gallon of regular gas in the United States.

According to Krispy Kreme, the promotion will be available every Wednesday until Aug. 31.

Representatives with Krispy Kreme said prices would be updated weekly and encouraged customers to check the company’s Facebook, Twitter and website on Tuesdays.