Looking Ahead 2A Monday

WEDNESDAY

Mexican recipes

n Get ready for Cinco de Mayo with four festive recipes: Taco Rice and Beans, Grilled Margarita Shrimp, Ham and Cheese Quesadillas and Mexican Meatballs. Also, Linda Witt of Tupelo, this week’s featured cook, shares recipes for her prize-winning Decadent Chocolate Cake and Old-Fashioned Butter Rolls. FOOD & DINING

THURSDAY

Music in Starkville

n Starkville gets set to host the Old Main Music Festival. See details and an interview with the platinum-selling band OneRepublic. SCENE

FRIDAY

Losing it

n The Way to Go! kids’ program has helped area tweens slim down, hopefully long-term. Also read about registered dietician and author Anne Fletcher, who will be in Tupelo on April 22 to talk about tackling weight loss for a lifetime. HEALTH & FITNESS

SATURDAY

Orthodox Easter

n Most Christians have already celebrated Easter, but for the Orthodox faith it comes later – April 20 this year – intersecting with the Jewish Passover. RELIGION