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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 29, 2014 issue includes: American History Fair; Jeff Hawkins, Attorney, is State Bar Association President; SHS runners go to semistate: Election Candidates; Jasonville City Council session; and much more! Obituaries: Phyllis Joy (Houser) Burch, 85 of Jasonville; Dean M. Dickey, 84, of Jasonville; Barry G. Keller, 52, of Clay City; William D. "Bill" Simpson, 80, of Hymera, indiana.

UPDATE: Death Notice: Iona L. Brown, 77, of Greenville, South Carolina, formerly of Coalmont, Indiana, passed away October 24, 2014. Visitation Sunday, November 2, 2014 1:15 p.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Tabernacle Baptist Church, with funeral service at 2:30 p.m.  Burial at Greenville Memorial Gardens. Memorials may be made to Tabernacle Children's Home, 3931 White Horse Road, Greenville, SC 29611.   Condolences may be made to the family by visiting www.thomasmcafee.com.
Thomas McAfee Funeral Home, Northwest. 

UPDATE: Death Notice: Jacqueline D. Short, 62, of Stinesville, Indiana, passed away October 21, 2014 in Bloomington.  Graveside services were held Monday, October 27, 2014 at the K of P Cemetery in Hymera, Indiana.  Arrangements under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.  www.SimpleCremationsAndBurials.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.
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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