JOSHUA WAYNE PRESTON- Arrested For Rape
The state has filed formal charges for rape, criminal confinement, possession of methamphetamine, strangulation, and battery According to the inmate search, found he is being held on a $35,000 surety bond, and as of 1:00 A.M. 1/29/2022 he is still being held in the Madison County Jail. This is a developing story and no further information is available. Meador, Johnny Darrell Second is also in the Madison County Jail with no bond. The inmate search shows Strangulation- Unconscious Victim or Loss of Consciousness and other charges but did not find any other information.
COLD WEATHER - Bundle Up
The cold weather has affected everything this week, and it will continue to do so. Some of the side streets are still slick and several say these conditions have caused their vehicles to get hit when parked on the streets are asking motorists to please slow down. Many mechanics are also claiming that they have seen a lot of cars this week with flat tires, dead batteries, and fuel pumps. They warn, check your fluids and tires before hitting the roadway. Several motorists are finding themselves in a pinch over costly auto repairs that can sometimes be prevented.
Finding the perfect Valentine's Day Gift
The holiday is coming up in a little over two weeks, and looming product shortages could have a negative impact on your pocketbook. For the first time in history, Valentine's Day lands the day after the super bowl. Several retailers are already advising customers to get their online ordering done this week. One gift idea for couples this year trending on Tik-Tok is the Adventure Challenge books, Dallas Pop, the founder, the book sires helps couples connect emotionally and also challenges them to learn more about each other resulting in a more meaningful connection. He mentioned they released a version for families and a new book for singles. Another gift idea has been couples t-shirts and posting pictures of each other on Valentine's Day out celebrating.
From the Circle City Magazine - Shorts and Off-beats
No, the Chicago rail system is not on fire
Due to the cold temperatures in the windy city, the METRA has to fire up gas burners so the moving parts of the rail system do not freeze up and cause train delays.
January 29th is national puzzle day
Jigsaw puzzles were invented around 1760, when John Spilsbury, a British engraver and cartographer, mounted a map on a sheet of wood, which he then sawed around the outline of each individual country on the map. He then used the resulting pieces as an aid for the teaching of geography.
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