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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 October 10, 2018 edition includes Chip Sweet named Distinguished Alumni; JFD Little Mr. & Miss Firefighter; Alumni Banquet; Alumni Softball winners; JPD gets $50,000 grant; and much more! Obituaries; James Leroy Blankenship, 80, of Jasonville; James Kirkwood, 78, formerly of Jasonville; Michael Joe Smith, 70, of Jasonville; Sheryl L. "Sherry" Vingis of Lyons. 

UPDATE -  Death Notice:  Georgia Rose Hardy, 79, of Jasonville, passed away October 24, 2018 at the Gibson Family Center for Hospice Care - Union Hospital, Terre Haute, IN.   Funeral Services will be Saturday, October 27 at Cox Funeral Home in Jasonville at 1:00 p.m., Pastor Jim Knight officiating.  Visitation is Saturday from 11 a.m. until time of services on Saturday at the Funeral Home.  Interment will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland, Indiana.

UPDATE - Death Notice: Frances T. Dean, 92, of Shelburn, Indiana, passed away October 21, 2018 at her residence.  Funeral Services, Friday, October 26, 2018 at 3 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home in Jasonville, Indiana, with grandson Steven Dean and Pastor Chris Elmore officiating.  Visitation is from 1 p.m. until time of services Friday at the Funeral Home. Interment will be at the K of P Cemetery in Hymera, Indiana.

UPDATE - Death Notice: Ray Gene Rose, Jr., passed away September 12, 2018 in Terre Haute, Indiana.   A memorial Service was held at Sunday, September 30, 2018 at the shelter house in Linton, Indiana. Cremation was chosen and he was laid to rest at Fairview Cemetery, in Linton, 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

Crowe Equipment Company
Dickerson Properties

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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