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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 July 20, 2016 edition includes the following articles: Safety training at Shakamak schools; Shakamak School Board Meeting; Jasonville Council Meeting; and much more!
Obituary: Oma Lee Vestal, 100, of Midland, Indiana.



UPDATE: Death Notice: Leona Margaret Payton, 95, of Jasonville, Indiana,passed away July 24, 2016 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center, Jasonville.  Visitation is 12 noon - 2  p.m. at Cox Funeral Home in Jasonville.  Funeral Services will be at the funeral home on Friday, July 29, 2016  at 2 p.m., with Pastor Jerry Bolinger officiating.  Interment will be at the K o of P Cemetery in Hymera, Indiana. 

UPDATE: Death Notice: Mary Lou Bartlett Zigler, 87, of Terre Haute, and formerly Jasonville, Indiana,  passed away July 23, 2016 in her home in Terre Haute. Visitation is Monday, July 25, from 5 - 8 p.m. at Greiner Funeral Home in Terre Haute. Funeral Service is Tuesday, July 26, 2016 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Burial at Roselawn Memorial Park in Terre Haute.  Online condolences may be made at www.greinerfuneralhome.com  

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.

Bloomfield State Bank
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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