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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 November 12,  2014 issue includes: Elementary School celebrates "A" performance; Bruce Borders returns to State Legislature, Greene County marriage licenses; Kenneth Stevens teaches in Hungary; and much more!  Obituary: Barbara Rose Stinson, 81, of Brazil, Indiana, formerly of Jasonville.

UPDATE: Death Notice: Wilbur Glenn Ambs, 87, of Terre Haute, passed away Sunday, November 16, 2014 in Regional Hospital.  Services were Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Cox Funeral Home in Jasonville, with Pastor Nancy Followell officiating.  Interment at Peavey Cemetery in Howesville, indiana. 

UPDATE: Death Notice:William Joseph Hayden, 76, of Jasonville, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, November 19, 2014 at Sullivan County Community Hospital, Sullivan, Indiana.  Cremation is scheduled.  A celebration of life will be held at a later date.  Arrangements Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger, Indiana.  

UPDATE: Death Notice: Dorothy G. Kennett, 87, of Jasonville, Indiana, passed away Friday, November 21, 2014 in St. Vincent Clay Hospital in Brazil, Indiana.  Arrangements entrusted to Michael Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 S. Meridian st., Jasonville, with visitation 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Tuesday, November 25 at the funeral home.  Services are 1 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home, with Pastor Sam Bush officiating.  Interment at K of P Cemetery in Hymera, Indiana.

UPDATE: Death Notice - Herman "Huck" Stienstra, 86, of Clay City, Indiana, passed away Thursday, November 12, 2014 at his residence.   A memorial service was conducted on Monday, November 17 at 6 p.m. at Faith Southern Baptist Church, Clay City, 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.

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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