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Dawn Schabbing



Dawn Schabbing is a senior reporter at the Effingham Daily News, covering Effingham City Hall, Unit 40, and special projects. A graduate of Lake Land College and Eastern Illinois University with degrees in journalism, she lives in Neoga.

In this file photo taken last year, lifeguard Bella Kronewitter watches over swimmers at the Effingham Kluthe Memorial Pool.

In this file photo taken long before COVID-19, Jenny Tawdros, 11, a sixth-grader at St. Anthony’s Grade School and Jaxon Having, 7, a second-g…

Bishop Thomas Paprocki blesses the Sacred Heart sanctuary during its church dedication and blessing in February in this Daily News file photo.…

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