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The Hometown Weekly Newspaper from Jasonville, Indiana. 

What is in the Jasonville Independent each week?
Featured every week is "Window on Main Street by Marilyn".  Join Marilyn as she watches who is on Main Street in Jasonville!  In Looking Back, a full page is devoted to stories from 20, 30, 40, 50, 60, 70, 80 and 90 years ago.  You have the opportunity to enjoy the happenings from the old newspapers from which Looking Back derives its information.

Each Week local news and pictures, announcements, obituaries, police log, and other items make the Independent truly a Hometown Newspaper!
The September 6, 2017 edition of the Independent included the following: Jasonville Community Football League; "Back to School" program at Senior Citizens Center; Tri Kappa planting flowers on Main Street; County Marriage Licenses, and much more!  Obituaries: Donald R. Fritz, 84, of Clay City; Basil Woodrow Shepherd, Jr., 72, of Lyons, Indiana.



UPDATE: Death Notice: Joyce A. (Keller) Lawhorn, 66, of Jasonville, Indiana, passed away on Friday, September 15, 2017 in Regional Hospital in Terre Haute, Indiana. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m., Tuesday, and 9 a.m. until service time at 12 Noon,  on Wednesday, September 20,2017 at Cox funeral home, 218 S. Meridian Street in Jasonville, with Pastor Brad West officiating.  Interment will be at Peavy Cemetery in Howesville, Indiana.  Arrangements by Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home, Jasonville;  coxfuneralhomejasonville.com

UPDATE: Death Notice: Tammy (Worth) Rehmel, 59, of Lewis, Indiana, passed away September 19, 2017 in Regional Hospital, Terre Haute, Indiana.   Visitation is scheduled from  4 - 7 p.m. Thursday, September 21, at Cox Funeral Home in Jasonville.  Funeral Services will be at the funeral home at 7 p.m. Thursday, September 21, 2017, with Pastor Sam Bush officiatiing. Cremation will follow.

UPDATE: Death Notice: Roger D. Scales, 65, of Fountaintown, Indiana, passed away September 18, 2017 in Community Hospital North, Indianapolis.  Visitation is scheduled from 11 a.m. - 2 p.m. Friday, September 22 at Cox Funeral Home in Jasonville, indiana. Funeral Services will be at the funeral home at 2 p.m. Friday, September 22, 2017, with Pastor Jim Quick officiating. Interment will be Johnson Cemetery in Graysville, Indiana.

Tuesday, August 21, 2012


The beauty of Shakamak State Park.  This is Lake Kickapoo,one of 3 lakes in the park.  The park is located a mile or so from Jasonville, and has around 300,000 visitors each year.

Our thanks to all of our commercial advertisers throughout the years, whether on a regular basis or for special events.  The following are businesses which purchase display advertisements or classified ads on a regular weekly or monthly basis.

BloomBank
Borders Insurance and Financial Services.

Cox Funeral Home
Criss Insurance
Crowe Equipment Company

Hearing Aid Services
Huddleston Contracting

Linton Family Pharmacy

Midwest Motor Sales
Rash Hardware
Shakamak Good Samaritan Center and Apartments
Shakamak Inn
The Painter's Edge
Timber Buyers, Ohio River Veneer

Tri County Housing


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