Follow the link to see our look at what’s happening this week.
- The NCAA Men’s Basketball Championship takes place on Monday night. The game is on CBS at 9 p.m. EDT.
- Wednesday is the anniversary of the assassination of the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. King was shot April 4, 1968, by James Earl Ray at a motel in Memphis, Tenn.
- This week is Holy Week, starting with Palm Sunday (today). Good Friday is Friday, and Passover begins at sundown on Friday. Easter is this coming Sunday.
- It’s a big week for music, with new releases coming Tuesday from Dr. John, Nicki Minaj, Rascal Flatts, Willow Smith, Wilson Phillips and more.
- The big movies opening this week are the 3-D re-release of “Titanic” and the sequel to “American Pie,” “American Reunion,” rated R.
Video to note: Meet Beyonce, the coffee-cup-sized puppy:
Gas price update
Prices are nearing the record high – which was set during summer - and it’s only March.
- This week: $3.921
- 1 week ago: $3.881
- 1 month ago: $3.716
- 1 year ago: $3.595
- Record high: $4.114
GateHouse News Service