Vigo County commissioners announced Tuesday the jail will be located on the former International Paper property along the Wabash River.
State Sen. Jon Ford has authored legislation that would move unused gambling slots from southeastern Indiana's Rising Sun casino to Terre Haute.
Two former Vigo County School Corp. employees are accused in an over-billing kickback scheme that cost the school district over $80,000.
Frank Shahadey is accused in an over-billing kickback scheme that cost the school district over $80,000.
Frank Shahadey and Frank Fennell both were indicted on wire fraud and other charges for allegedly embezzling more than $80,000.
There now may be a solution to the overcrowding in the Vigo County Jail.
The school has said that Karnezis apparently fell from a boat into a small pond during a Sigma Chi fraternity social event.
Former VCSC employee Frank Shahadey was terminated earlier this month along with Franklin Fennell for being charged in a kickback scheme.
In Wednesday's appeal hearing, prosecutors said there is clear evidence Shahadey is a danger to the community and a threat to potential witnesses in this case.
Two former Vigo County school corporation officials are charged with theft or bribery in a kickback scheme that landed them thousands of dollars.