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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 10, 2014 issue includes: Lakers place 5 on all county cross country team; Homecoming info and deadlines; Greene County Marriage Licenses; and much more!!  Obituaries, Nila (Gorby) Bose, 63, of Hymera; Derek Matthew Fulford, 32, Jasonville; Brent Rodney Gilbert, 37, Jasonville; Darla Jean (Miller) Padgett, 68, Jasonville; Beulah E. "Boots" Walters, 91, of Sullivan and formerly of Jasonville.

UPDATE: Death Notice: Anna Mae (Bartlett) Criss, 92, of Terre Haute, Indiana, passed away September 10, 2014 in Union Hospital in Terre Haute.  Arrangements are entrusted to Michael Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 S. Meridian Street, Jasonville, Indiana, with visitation scheduled from 4 - 8 p.m., Sunday, September 14, and from 9 a.m. until Services at 1:00 p.m. Monday, September 15, at the funeral home, with Chaplain Richard Triestram officiating. Interment will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland, Indiana.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Greenwood Baptist Church Ladies Missionary in Terre Haute. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.

UPDATE: Death Notice: Madalyn R. McBride, 86, of Jasonville, passed away September 5, 2014 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute.   Arrangements entrusted to Michael Cox, Cox Funeral Home, Jasonville, Private Graveside services are scheduled at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland, Indiana.

UPDATE: Death Notice: Frank W. Rodgers, Jr., 56, Mooresville, Indiana, and formerly of the Vicksburg area, passed away September 5, 2014.  Funeral Service was September 9, 2014 in the Carlisle-Branson Funeral Service and Crematory in Mooresville, with cremation to follow at the Morgan County Crematory, in Mooresville.
www.carlislebranson.com.

UPDATE: Death Notice:Frank Joseph Zeps,born Oct. 9, 1924,  in Sullivan County, Indiana, on a farm now part of Shakamak State Park, passed away August 25, 2014 in Arkansas.

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.
Cine Senior Apartments

Cox Funeral Home
Criss Insurance
Crowe Equipment Company

Hearing Aid Services
Huddleston Contracting
Laker Lofts Apartments
Linton Family Pharmacy
MainSource Bank
Midwest Motor Sales
Rash Hardware
Shakamak Good Samaritan Center and Apartments
Shakamak Inn
The Painter's Edge
Timber Buyers, Ohio River Veneer
Town & Country Catering
Tri County Housing


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