Vigo County Councilman Brendan Kearns is continuing public discussion on new jail through a survey on Facebook.
An jury has convicted an 80-year-old Terre Haute man for punching a police officer who stopped him from approaching kidnapping survivor Elizabeth Smart.
The former Putnam County deputy was found guilty in 2014 of using excessive force on two people he arrested.
New data shows Indiana State University contributes about $334 million to its surrounding community.
Bennett says the city deficit will decrease by $1 million this year without any additional revenue.
The newest location is farmland on the corner of Springhill Drive and Indiana 63 across from the U.S. Penitentiary in Terre Haute.
We're getting ready to visit with Terre Haute's Duke Bennett for Wednesday's show. Submit your questions by noon today!
Progress on the a proposed new Vigo County Jail is stalled as county and Terre Haute officials spar over the location.
Vigo County Commissioners announced Wednesday their decision to withdraw their choice for the new jail at a site along the Wabash River.
Bennett says state taxes will go up for motorists, but the city will almost be able to double paving projects next year.