Camps Say Gas Price Impact may Occur Later
The troubled American economy and the skyrocketing price of gasoline and diesel fuel have caught the attention of Transylvania County's many summer camp owners, but so far they've failed to have a negative impact on camp operations this summer.
If difficult conditions persist, however, there may be more complications by next summer, camp officials say. Camp leaders say most of their enrollment for this summer was in place last fall, before the current situation had fully presented itself.
"The word I've heard is not about this year, but how the current economy will affect next summer's camp...