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JUNE 2021              MAGAZINE

Your guide to
businesses, services
and organizations in
Effingham County

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People’s Choice Best Locksmith
                 & Best Security/Alarm Dealer

“Locally Owned & Operated For Over 50 Years”
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EFFINGHAM               AREA
These LEADING LAWYERS have been recommended by their peers to be among the TOP LAWYERS in Illinois.
Q. Anthony Siemer                              Attorney at Law                                                Effingham                  217.342.9291
Close/Private Held Business; Land Use/Zoning; Real Estate: Commercial; RE: Residential; Trust/Will/Estate

John L. Barger                                 Craig & Craig LLC                                              Mattoon                    217.234.6481
Agriculture; Gov/Muni/Lobby/Admin; Real Estate: Commercial; RE: Residential; Trust/Will/Estate

Robert G. Grierson                             Craig & Craig LLC                                              Mattoon                    217.234.6481
Agriculture; Banking; Close/Private Held Business; RE: Residential; Trust/Will/Estate

R. Sean Hocking                                Craig & Craig LLC                                              Mattoon                    217.234.6481
Personal Injury Defense: General; Products Liability Defense

J. Patrick Lee                                 Craig & Craig LLC                                              Mattoon                    217.234.6481
Criminal Defense: DUI; Crim Defense: Felonies & Misd; Family; PI Defense: General

Gregory C. Ray                                 Craig & Craig LLC                                              Mattoon                    217.234.6481
Personal Injury Defense: General; Workers’ Compensation Defense

John F. Watson                                 Craig & Craig LLC                                              Mattoon                    217.234.6481
Insurance, Insurance Cov & Reinsurance; Med-Mal Defense; PI Defense: General

Elizabeth Eberspacher Nohren                   Dove & Dove                                                    Shelbyville                217.774.2137
Adoption & Reproductive Tech; Close/Private Held Business; Family; ADR: Family

David W. Sutterfield                           Sutterfield Law Offices PC                                     Effingham                  217.342.3100
Nursing Home Negligence; Personal Injury: General; Social Security Disability

Daniel C. Jones                                Tapella & Eberspacher LLC                                      Charleston                 217.639.7800
Personal Injury: General; Workers’ Compensation

K. Lindsay Rakers                              Tapella & Eberspacher LLC                                      Charleston                 217.639.7800
Personal Injury: General; Personal Injury: Professional Malpractice; PI Plaintiff’s: Product Liability

William R. Tapella II                          Tapella & Eberspacher LLC                                      Charleston                 217.639.7800
Personal Injury: General; Personal Injury: Professional Malpractice

This EMERGING LAWYER has been identified by their peers to be among the TOP LAWYERS in Illinois who are age 40 or
younger OR who have been admitted to the practice of law for 10 or fewer years.
Angelica W. Wawrzynek                          Armstrong Grove & Wawrzynek LLC                                Mattoon                    217.234.7123
Closely & Privately Held Business; Trust, Will & Estate Planning

  A lawyer CANNOT buy the distinction of Leading or Emerging Lawyer. The distinction was earned by being among those lawyers most often
  recommended by their peers. For a full description of our research process, a complete list of all Leading or Emerging Lawyers, and to view profiles
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Community Information
                                                                                        The Boy Scouts of America:
                                                                                        The Girl Scouts of Southern IL: 618-692-
The Effingham Post Office provides city,    Sutter Disposal: 217-821-1207
                                                                                        0692 or 1-800-345-6858.
rural and post office box mail delivery.    512 W Main St • Shumway, IL
The office is located at 210 North Third
St. Hours are 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Monday thru Friday and 8:30 a.m. to         Amtrak: 1-800-872-7245
12:30 p.m. on Saturdays. The lobby is       401 W National Ave • Effingham
open 24 hours and 7 days a week. For
further information, call 217-342-6016.     Effingham County Memorial Airport:
UTILITIES                                   14449 E 1100th Ave • Effingham
Effingham Water and Sewer
Department                                  Greyhound Bus Stop: 217-342-4075
201 East Jefferson                          2500 N 3rd St • Effingham
To set up service call 217-342-2366
M-F 7:30am - 4:30pm                         Bales Unlimited: 217-868-9998 or 1-800-
GAS AND ELECTRIC                            9845 E 1900th Ave • Shumway, IL
Ameren CIPS: 1-800-755-5000
Norris Electric Cooperative: 618-783-8765   Livin’ It Up Transportation: 217-821-9083
                                            10512 N. 450th St. • Altamont, IL
Consolidated Communications: 1-844-         Effingham Taxi: 217-342-3119
968-7224                                    506 South St • Effingham, IL
Mediacom Communications: 855-633-           Effingham County Public
4226                                        Transportation: 1-855-755-2478
T.V., Internet and phone
INTERNET                                    Automobiles: Secretary of State’s
American Fiber Network Inc:                 Office • 444 S Willow St, Effingham •
217-367-1578                                217-347-7728
                                            Marriage: Effingham County Clerk’s
Illinois Fiber Connect: 217-925-4321        Office • 2nd floor
                                            Effingham County Office Building • 101
GARBAGE                                     N Fourth St, Effingham • 217-342-6535
Sanitation Service Inc.: 217-342-3713
1713 S Willow St
P.O. Box 703 • Effingham                    Effingham Public Library: 217-342-2464
                                            200 N Third St, Effingham
Doty Sanitation Services: 618-487-5794
RR 2 • Beecher City

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Human Services
                                                                        CEFS Economic Opportunity Corporation is a not-for-profit
                                                                        community action agency providing comprehensive
                                                                        human service programs for people in the service delivery
                                                                        area, with the agency mission to provide opportunities for
EFFINGHAM COUNTY FISH HUMAN SERVICES                                    people through education and support to achieve and
                                                                        maintain self-sufficiency. The website is
708 S. Linden St. • 217-342-2200
Follow us on Facebook.                                                  ONE HOPE UNITED
FISH is a charitable, not for profit organization, consisting of an
interfaith all-volunteer group of area residents, which is commit-      Lincolnland Building • 1901 S. 4th St. #213 • 217-347-5880
ted to elevating the quality of life for those among us in need
in Effingham County. FISH derives its name from the early secret        One Hope United is a private human service organization
symbol for Christianity, and was started locally on June 1, 1970.       that has been investing in children and families for over
                                                                        120 years, offering a diverse array of early childhood
THE EFFINGHAM COUNTY HEALTH DEPARTMENT                                  education, prevention, intervention and community-
                                                                        based programs. Our team of more than 700 talented
901 W Virginia Ave • 217-342-9237
                                                                        professionals serves over 9,000 children and families each
                                                                        year in Illinois, Wisconsin, Missouri, and Florida.
Effingham County Health Department provides home health
services, maternal and child health services, clinical services         CATHOLIC CHARITIES
and environmental and community health programs.
                                                                        1502 E Fayette Ave, Teutopolis • 217-857-1458 •
HEARTLAND HUMAN SERVICES                                                Catholic Charities is proud of its 90-plus year history of provid-
                                                                        ing vital social services in our Diocese. Today, we maintain a
1200 N Fourth St • 217-347-7179
                                                                        substantial presence in ten communities throughout the twen-
                                                                        ty-eight counties of central Illinois. Area Offices operate in the
Heartland Human Services is the result of the efforts of a
                                                                        communities of Alton, Carlinville, Decatur, Effingham, Granite
caring and concerned community. In the 1960’s , communi-
                                                                        City, Mattoon, Quincy, and Springfield
ty leaders realized counseling services for mental illness and
addictions treatment were lacking in rural areas. The State             EFFINGHAM SENIOR CENTER
of Illinois made a commitment to help communities improve
their quality of life by establishing a tax levy for the support of     209 S. Merchant St. • 217-347-5569
mental health and addictions treatment. Effingham County      
leaders and voters were far-sighted enough to pass such a               The Mission of this agency is: To elevate the quality of life
levy tax by referendum in 1969, thus providing funding for              for the county’s older population by providing a single and
community-based behavioral healthcare services. In 1970, a              familiar focal point for the delivery of services to the elderly,
non-profit corporation was established under the directorship           by offering these services directly or via linkage to the network
of a local board of directors to oversee the development of a           of available assistance; to support older persons in their efforts
full continuum of behavioral healthcare services. They named            to live independently in their own homes as an alternative to
this new entity the Effingham County Mental Health Center.              premature or inappropriate institutionalization and to serve as
Over the years, Heartland Human Services has changed                    advocates for the aging population and its interest.
names and grown from it’s simple beginnings to provide a
wide array of behavioral healthcare services. Today, local              CRISIS NURSERY OF EFFINGHAM COUNTY
county funding comprises less than 5% of Heartland Human                924 N. Merchant St. • 217-342-3000
Services total funding. The agency contracts with the State of
Illinois, business corporations, third party insurers and private in-   We define a crisis as anything that puts a child or family
dividuals as a means of underwriting the costs of services. The         at risk. Reasons why families/caregivers might reach out
organization provides mental health, addiction treatment,               to the Nursery for support could include: parental stress,
family counseling and older adult programs.                             homelessness, medical crisis, foster placement, court
                                                                        involvement, job related crisis or domestic violence.
1901 S. 4th St., Lincolnland Building • 217-342-2266

618 W Main St., Teutopolis • 217-705-4300 •
Community Support Systems is committed to securing
for all people with disabilities the opportunity to choose
and realize their goals of where and how they learn, live,
work and play. The organization provides employment
programs, residential services, children services, early
intervention services and family support. Find Community
Support Systems on Facebook.

1101 Holly Dr, PO Box 1556 • 217-342-3062

1805 S Banker St • 217-342-2193

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Nursing Homes & Senior
                                                                      respite stay and private/semi-private rehab to home suites.
                                                                      Lakeland Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is located at

 Assistance Centers
                                                                      800 W Temple Ave. For more information, call 217-342-2171.

                                                                      Lavender Ridge Dignified Memory Care is a memory care
                                                                      facility. It offers 28 private rooms, each with their own
Effingham Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is a 62-bed             bathroom, mini-refrigerator, and sink. There are also three
skilled center, certified for Medicaid and Medicare. ERHCC            meals a day provided. Lavender Ridge uniquely features
is located in a residential subdivision. It provides all ranges       private suites along with all of the amenities and services
of services, from respite care to intensified subacute nursing        to create meaningful days in a warm, friendly and secure
care. ERHCC provides comprehensive therapy services                   residence. Our Complete Care approach means that
that include: physical, occupational and speech therapies.            all services and amenities are included in one flat rate
ERHCC provides adult day care services seven days a                   no matter what level of care your loved one requires
week that has been approved by the Illinois Department                throughout their stay with us. Lavender Ridge is located at
of Public Health. ERHCC has a personal kitchen for the                1103 N Maple. For more information, call 217-342-4150.
residents to use in regaining their independence. It offers
private and semi-private rooms and encourages residents               Evergreen Nursing & Rehabilitation is a 120-bed
to bring whatever furnishings they want for a more home-              skilled facility, providing Medicare, Medicaid, private
like atmosphere. Social services offer support for assisting          insurance, veterans, respite and hospice care and
residents and families with financial difficulties, and answers       restorative medicine. Therapy and Wellness Center,
Medicare, Medicaid and private insurance questions. It is             providing PT, OT, ST, Restorative and Wellness six days a
located at 1610 N Lakewood Dr. For more information, call             week. Evergreen’s Social Service Department provides
217-347-7781.                                                         psychosocial programming, comprehensive social service,
                                                                      and discharge planning services. Evergreen’s Activity
Brookstone Suites is a special senior living center that              Department plays a vital role in keeping residents active,
provides long-term and shelter care. Residency is limited             both in the facility and community. Volunteers assist in
to just 18. The custom built facility is all on one floor with        providing enhanced quality of life for the residents. A
spacious, furnished and private rooms with call lights in             wide variety of religious services are provided to meet the
each one. Some of the services include 24-hour supervision,           spiritual needs of the residents. Private and semi-private
supervised medications, bathing assistance, three meals               accommodations are available, along with the private
a day, housekeeping, laundry and planned activities.                  Medicare suites. Evergreen Nursing & Rehabilitation Center
Brookstone Suites is located at 505 W Temple Ave. Further             is located at 1115 N Wenthe. For more information, please
information can be obtained by calling 217-347-5875.                  call 217-347-7121.

Brookstone Estates provides full-size apartments,                     Willowbrook of Effingham is a 36 unit/suite assisted living
three meals daily in a common dining area, weekly                     memory support residence designed for older adults who
housekeeping, and laundry service, emergency call                     suffer from Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia related
service, cable TV and all utilities, 24-hour staff, medication        illnesses. The program is unique in that it is designed on a
reminders, individual thermostats, and free local                     much smaller scale than most assisted living memory care
transportation. Brookstone Estates is located at 1101 N               programs. The floor plan is designed to allow for freedom of
Maple St. Further information can be obtained by calling              movement and accessibility for residents, while providing
217-347-5871.                                                         a secure, safe and monitored atmosphere.
                                                                                             Move in for as low as  Move
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                                                                                                                             per as low as
                                                                                                                                  month      $3

                                                                      one-room suite allows the resident to bring furnishings
Lakeland Rehabilitation & Health Care Center is situated              and belongings that will personalize their living quarters.
one block north of St. Anthony’s Memorial Hospital. The               Willowbrook is located at 100 Blohm Avenue in Effingham.
center is a 141-bed licensed facility. Services include a             Office hours are 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday thru Friday.
secured Alzheimer’s unit, an intense therapy department               Tours of the facility can also be scheduled to meetWhere
                                                                                                                             personal      W
that offers physical, occupational, and speech therapies,             schedules. For more information, call 217-342-3233.
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                                                                 217-347-8880 • 14061 E. 1600th Ave., •
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                                                                                                        14061 E. 1600th Ave., Effingham
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The Glenwood Assisted Living Community has apartments                   At Visiting Angels, we understand you want top quality
with French doors leading out to a private patio, large                 senior home care services for your loved one. You are
living and kitchen area, bedrooms with a walk-in closet                 searching for a qualified, professional elder care provider
and a large personal bath with a walk-in/roll-in shower.                who will treat your family member with compassion,
There are also many common areas within the facility for                respect and dignity. We can help you find the senior home
friends and family to gather, including a theatre room/                 care provider that meets all your needs. Our senior home
chapel, coffee bar, family room with fireplace, exercise                care providers are professionals with the training and skills
room, and an on-site beauty and barber shop. Outside,                   you have been searching for. We’ll help you find a senior
there is plenty of green space with walking paths, gardens,             home care provider who can care for all your loved one’s
and a gazebo. Events for residents include shopping trips,              health and well-being needs. Visiting Angels is located at
musical entertainment, movie nights with popcorn, ice                   120 E. Section Ave, For more information call 217-690-4564
cream socials, games,crafts and more. The nursing staff is
licensed or certified and available on-site 24 hours a day/7            SPS Home Care Service is currently providing medical
days a week. The Glenwood is located at 14061 E 1600th                  reminders only. SPS is located at 207 E. Santa Maria Ave.,
Ave. in Effingham. For more information , call 217-347-8880             P.O. Box 276, Effingham IL. For more information call 217-
or visit                                342-4408

The Villas of Holly Brook is located at 904 W Evergreen                 Central Illinois Care Services is committed to providing
in Effingham. Monthly rates includes three meals a                      high-quality, client-centered, and affordable home care
day, expanded cable, internet service, all utilities paid               services to our clients to assist them to lead dignified and
except telephone, staff available 24 hours a day/7 days                 independent lives in the comfort of their own homes.
a week, medication reminders, assistance with bathing                   Client individual needs are carefully assessed, understood,
and dressing, weekly personal housekeeping, laundry                     and met through the selective assignment of qualified,
and linen service, and an emergency personal response                   trustworthy, and compassionate personnel. Central Illinois
system. Amenities include a private dining room for                     Care Services is located at 1901 South 4th St., Suite 4. For
entertaining, social and recreational programs, beauty                  more information call 217-994-9016
salon for male and female residents, spa room, individual
heating and cooling units, theatre room, pool table, two                Guardian Angel Adult Daycare located at 16101 E. US Rt.
beautiful seating areas with big screen TV’s and fireplace              40, Teutopolis. For more information call 217-813-6027
and a kitchen area for snacks and beverages. For more
information, call 217-342-2345.

Lutheran Care Center in Altamont is a Continuum of Care
Retirement Community (C.C.R.C.) dedicated to providing
living options aimed at promoting good health. It is a
community based on faith. As a CCRC, Lutheran Care
Center provides a wide range of living options including
skilled nursing, senior living apartments and independent,
maintenance-free homes. Lutheran Care Center is able to
accommodate each individual at their different stations
in life. The campus also encompasses a child care facility.                      Helping Our Clients
The children and residents have opportunities for shared,
planned activities that are designed with focus on mutual                        Reach Their Clients
physical, emotional, and social interests and needs.                                      For Over 50 Years
Lutheran Care Center is located at 702 W Cumberland
Rd, Altamont, IL. For more information, call 618-483-6136.                          3012 S. Banker • Effingham, IL 62401
                                                                                    800-743-5151 •
Lutheran Care Center welcomes persons of all faiths.

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                                                                                                 services for over 20 years.
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Medical Facilities, Providers
                                                                Plastic Surgery                 • 223 S. Sixth St., Neoga
                                                              • Scott Urch, MD -                  217-895-2320

 & Specialists, Pharmacies
                                                                Orthopedic Surgery              • 507 W Washington St.,
                                                              • John Powell, MD -                 Newton
                                                                Orthopedic Surgery                618-783-5094
HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial   HSHS St. Anthony’s
Hospital                      Diagnostic &                    Joslin Diabetes Center            Effingham Prompt Care
503 North Maple Street        Health Centers                  Affiliate at HSHS Medical Group   401 N. Mulberry St.,
217-342-2121                  There are five locations:       (Temporarily Relocated)           Effingham
                              • 3 Do-It Dr., Altamont         500 N Maple St Suite 200          217-347-0768
HSHS St. Anthony’s Wound        618-483-5161                  Effingham, IL 62401     
Healing Center                • 5 East Cumberland Rd.,        (217) 787-8870
217-347-3565                    Altamont                                                        Effingham Express Care
                                217-540-2345                  The Effingham Ambulatory          1001 Avenue of Mid-
Prairie Heart Institute at    • 206 North Pearl, Teutopolis   Surgery Center                    America
HSHS St. Anthony’s              217-857-6146                  904 W. Temple                     Suite 4, Effingham
217-347-1232                  • 601 West Washington St.,      217-342-1234                      217-994-9301          Newton              
HSHS St. Anthony’s            • 101 Coles Centre Parkway,     Springfield Clinic                HSHS St. Anthony’s
Convenient Care                 Ste. 101, Mattoon            Convenient Care
217-347-1690                    217-540-2300                  There are six locations:          900 W. Temple Ave., Bld. B
                                                              • 300 N. Maple St.,               Effingham
HSHS St. Anthony’s Women’s    HSHS Medical Group                Effingham                       217-347-1690
Wellness                      Multispecialty Care -             217-342-4151          
217-347-1601                  Effingham                       • 3 Do-It-Drive, Altamont         savemyspot
                              900 W. Temple Ave., Suite         618-483-6131
HSHS St. Anthony’s Open       2500                            • 501 N. Main St., Flora          Family Care Associates
MRI & Diagnostic Center       Effingham                         618-403-5040                    1106 N. Merchant St.,
217-347-1600                  217-540-2350                    • 421 S. Pine St., Stewardson     Effingham
                              • Kevin Calder, MD, FRCSC -       217-342-4151                    217-342-7000

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www.familycareassociates.         SIHF Healthcare                    Bailey Family Chiropractic        ORTHODONTISTS
com                               900 West Temple, Building A,       1 E. Jefferson Ave, Altamont
                                                                                                       Hage Orthodontics
                                  Suite 208                          618-483-3838
                                                                                                       100 Greenview Dr
Carle                             Effingham, Il 62401                                                  Suite A, Effingham
401 N. Keller Dr., Suite 3        217-342-0211                       Kirk Chiropractic
Effingham                         302 N. Mill St., Greenup           602 W. Franklin Ave., Effingham
217-347-6400                      217-923-3311                       217-342-2232                            
                                                                                                       Schumacher Orthodontics
                                                                                                       Dr. Chuck Schumacher
SBL Bonutti Clinic                SBL Evergreen Clinic               New Health Chiropractic
                                                                                                       602 Eden Ave., Effingham
1303 W. Evergreen Ave.,           General Surgery                    401 N Keller Dr,
Effingham                         1104 W. Evergreen Ave.,            Suite 2, Effingham
217-342-3400                      Effingham                          217-342-3384
www.orthopedics.                  General Surgery                      DENTISTS        217-347-2500
clinic/                           Urology                            Ballard Family Chiropractic       Professional Dental Services
                                  217-258-4186                       Dr. Abbie Ballard, D.C.           Effingham Dental Group
Effingham Urology                                                    14225 E Rickelman Ave,            700 N Keller Dr., Effingham
Associates                        HSHS Medical Group                 Effingham                         217-347-0588
414 W Virginia Ave., Effingham    Multispecialty Care                217-347-5010
217-342-9738                      101 Coles Centre Drive, Mattoon        Charles Horin              217-234-5110                                                         606 S Fourth St., Effingham
                                  • Angela Azor, MD                  Dr. Samantha Morrison             217-342-6288
Effingham Obstetrics &              Family Medicine                  Chiropractor            
Gynecology Associates             • Zachary Backlin, APRN            3009 S. Banker St., Effingham
912 N. Henrietta St., Effingham     Family Medicine                  618-322-4145                      Dr. Margaret Merry-
(217) 342-3337                    • Stacey Tebbe, APRN                                                 Niebrugge D.M.D.              Family Medicine – Walk-ins                                         107 S Third St., Effingham
                                    Welcome                                                            217-347-5076
SBL Effingham Clinic
905 N. Maple St., Effingham       CHIROPRACTORS
217-540-6122                      Chiropractic Care Center
Walk-In Clinic                    • Dr. Laura Ames, D.C.
217-540-6123                      • Dr. Andrea White
Effingham ENT Clinic              • Dr. Allison Cain
Audiology & Hearing                 305 W Virginia Ave.,
Services                            Effingham
217-347-7077                        217-347-5455
                                  Stanfield Chiropractic Center
Lincolnland Home Medical          414 W Jefferson Ave.,
Equipment                         Effingham
903 N. Maple St., Effingham       217-342-7222

SBL Altamont Medical Center       Effingham Physical Therapy            Ruben Boyajian, MD                Emily Boyajian, NP
8 N. Third St., Altamont          & Massage Center
618-483-6151                      202 W Cedar Ave., Effingham                Specializing in
Dieterich Community
Medical Clinic                    Pals Family Chiropractic
                                                                         Comprehensive Breast Care
203 S Main St,. Dieterich         Dr. Penny Pals & Dr. Justin Pals
217-925-5730                      401 N. Keller Dr., Suite 2,
                                                                                   • Surgical Oncology
                                  Effingham                                        • General Surgery
Runde Clinic                      217-342-3384                                     • Laparoscopic Surgery
206 N Pearl St., Teutopolis                                                        • Gastrointestinal Endoscopy
217-857-6481                      The Frichtl Clinic
                                  Dr. Jason Frichtl, D.C.
Crossroads Cancer Care            811 W Fayette Ave., Effingham
Center                            217-342-0311
905 Medical Park Dr.,                                                    900 West Temple Ave., Bldg B, 2nd Floor, Suite 2500
Effingham                         Precision Chiropractic
217-342-2066                      212 N. Fourth St., Effingham
                                                                        HSHS St. Anthony’s Health Center, Effingham, Illinois
www.cancercarespecialists.        217-347-5812                         217-347-2255 •
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Balda Dental                       508 W. Jefferson Ave.,           ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL            217-342-2900
911 N. Henrietta St., Effingham    Effingham                        SURGEONS              
217-342-3411                       217-347-4100                     Center for Jaw & Facial                                                                               Sehy & Jones Optometrists
                                   Dr. Brett Haarmann, DMD                                          303 N Keller Dr.
                                                                    Jay Swanson, DDS, MD
Dr. Stephen Willenborg             Dr. Blake Westra, DMD                                            217-342-2672
                                                                    901 Medical Park Dr., Suite
610 N Keller Dr., Effingham        206 N Pearl St., P.O. Box 235                          
                                                                    200, Effingham
217-347-7021                       Teutopolis                       217-342-4444           217-857-3201                                                     Walmart Vision & Glasses
                                                                    Satellite office:
                                                                    403 N 42nd St., Suite A         1204 Ave. of Mid America
Dr. Ted Koester, DMD-PC            Christopher Sehy, DMD                                            217-347-5171
                                                                    Mt. Vernon
111 S First St., Effingham         1 S. Third St., Altamont         618-242-1444
217-342-4494                       618-483-6003                                                     Weber Optiks
                                                                                                    • 1301 W. Evergreen Ave.,
Effingham Family Dental            Thuy Balda, DMD                                                    Suite B, Effingham
                                                                    Central Illinois Oral &
Jeff Stevenson, DDS                900 West Temple, Suite 208                                         217-342-3838
                                                                    Maxillofacial Surgery
310 W. Jefferson Ave.,             Effingham, Il 62401                                              • 5 E. Cumberland Rd.,
                                                                    100 Greenview Dr.
Effingham                          217-342-0211                                                       Altamont
                                                                    Suite B, Effingham
217-342-3850                                                                                          618-881-0884
                                                                    Thomas Fonner
                                                                    217-540-5348                    • 108 N. 14th St., Mattoon
Heartland Family Dental Care       GASTROENTEROLOGY                                                   217-234-3648
1379 N. Outer Belt W., Suite B     Dr. Nitin Kumar, MD                                      
Effingham                          900 W. Temple Ave., Building     OPTOMETRISTS
217-540-5000                       B, Effingham                                                     OPTHALMOLOGISTS
                                                                    Marion Eye Center & Optical
                                   217-540-2350                                                     Effingham Opthalmology
Campos Family Dental                                                600 N Keller Dr.
                                                                                                    903 Medical Park Dr.,
Dr. Gregory Campos, DMD                                                                             Effingham

    Graham Family Foot & Ankle Care                                                                 LABORATORY SERVICES

                                             For The Entire Family
                                                                                                    300 N Maple St.
                                      Serving the Effingham Community Since 1989                    217-347-7181

                                                                                                    SBL Effingham Clinic
                                                                                                    Laboratory Services
                                                                                                    905 N Maple, Effingham
                                                                                                    Diagnostic Imaging — MRI
                                                                                                    (SBL Bonutti Clinic)
                                  Dr. James Graham            Board Certified Foot Specialist       Mammography — Mobile
                              900 W. Temple, Suite 202 - Effingham, IL • Effingham Medical Center   Ultrasound/EKG — Family
                                       217-342-2040 •                       Care Associates 217-342-
                                                                                                    X-Ray — SBL Effingham
                                                                                                    SBL Bonutti Clinic
                                                                                                    SBL Altamont Medical

       Doctor’s Orders

                                               And So Much More                                     HSHS St. Anthony’s
                                                                                                    Diagnostic Center
       Have your prescription filled by our qualified, caring pharmacists                           900 West Temple, Building B
       and fill your basket with other personal essentials, too.                                    217-347-1690

                             Phone: (618)483-5614                                                   PHYSICIANS & SURGEONS

                  ALTAMONT PHARMACY                                                                 (Listed by their specialty field)

                   12 N. Third, Altamont, Illinois                                                  Lana D Schmidt, M.D.
                                                                                                    801 W. Temple Ave.,

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300 N. Maple St., Effingham     217-347-0458
Family Practice                  217-342-4151                    • Elene Awad, MD                                Tina Rozene, M.D., FAAP
Dr. Arvinder Arora                                               • Lauren Lustig, APRN                           300 N. Maple St., Effingham
401 N. Mulberry St., Effingham   Hope Knauer, M.D.               • Michele Hartke, APRN                          217-342-4151
217-347-0768                     300 N. Maple St., Effingham     • Amanda Stroud, APRN
                                 217-342-4151                                                                    Louis Schwing, MD
Dr. Narinder Arora                                               Bashar Alzahabi, M.D.                           905 N. Maple St., Effingham
401 N. Mulberry St., Effingham   Paul Oltman, M.D.               900 W. Temple Ave., Suite 103                   217-540-6122
217-347-0768                     905 N. Maple St., Effingham     Effingham
                                 217-347-7776                    217-347-5000                                    NEPHROLOGY
Dr. Navi Arora                                                                                                   Bashar Alzahabi, M.D.
401 N. Mulberry St., Effingham   Fred Richardson Jr., M.D.       Narinder Arora, M.D.                            900 W. Temple Ave.,
217-347-0768                     904 Medical Park Drive,         401 N. Mulberry St., Effingham                  Effingham
                                 Effingham                       217-347-0768                                    Suite 103
Michelle Braddy, M.D.            217-540-2350                                                                    217-347-5000
203 S. Main, Dieterich                                           Jeffrey K. Brummer, D.O.
217-925-5730                     Eric Bloemer, M.D.              1106 N. Merchant St.,                           OBSTETRICS & GYNECOLOGY
                                 206 N. Pearl, Teutopolis        Effingham
                                                                                                                 Michelle Braddy, M.D.
Jeffrey Brummer, D.O.            217-857-6481                    217-342-7000
                                                                                                                 203 S. Main, Dieterich
1106 N Merchant St.,
Effingham                        John Opilka, D.O.               Thomas Heischmidt, M.D.
217-342-7000                     Randi Berg, APRN                1106 N. Merchant St.,
                                                                                                                 Robert Frost, M.D., FAAFP
                                 Kim Burgess, APRN               Effingham
                                                                                                                 HSHS Medical Group Family
Michael G. Brummer, M.D.,        Heather Forys, APRN             217-342-7000
                                                                                                                 Medicine and Obstetrics
FAAFP                            Kathryn Koester, APRN
                                                                                                                 3 Do-It Drive, Altamont
1106 N Merchant St.,             SBL Altamont Medical Center     David Kowalski, M.D., FAAP
Effingham                        8 N. Third St., Altamont        300 N. Maple St., Effingham
217-342-7000                     618-483-6151                    217-342-4151
                                                                                                                 Jennifer Dust, M.D.
                                                                                                                 912 N. Henrietta St.,
Jeffrey Crowell, M.D., FAAFP     Tammy Sasse, APRN               Jennifer C. Maneja, M.D.
1106 N Merchant St.,             HSHS Medical Group Family       300 N . Maple St., Effingham
Effingham                        Medicine                        217-342-4151
217-342-7000                     3 Do-It Drive, Altamont
Michelle Dallmier, FNP-BC
900 W. Temple, Suite 208,        Amanda Stroud, APRN                     Advanced Veterinary Care
Effingham                        HSHS Medical Group Family                    Providing Veterinary Care in
217-342-0211                     Medicine                               Effingham, Mattoon & Surrounding Area
                                 900 W. Temple, Suite 1500
Sean Flynn, M.D.                 Effingham
500 N. Maple St., Suite 300      217-347-0458
217-347-7030                     Kathi Vaughn, APRN
                                 HSHS Medical Group Family
Robert Frost, M.D.               Medicine
FAAFP                            3 Do-It Drive, Altamont
3 Do-It Drive, Altamont          618-483-6131
                                                                   • Wellness Exams • Surgery • Critical Care (24-Hrs.) • Boarding • Emergency • Digital X-ray
618-483-6131                                                          • Wellness  Exams••Mobile
                                                                           • Ultrasound    Surgery   • Critical
                                                                                                  Service       CareAnimals
                                                                                                          for Large  (24-Hrs.)    • Boarding
                                                                                                                             • Vaccinations    • Emergency
                                                                                                                                            • Dentistry
                                 FOOT SPECIALIST                             • Digital X-ray • Emergency
                                                                                               Ultrasound Services
                                                                                                              • Mobilefor
                                                                                                                        Service  for Large Animals
Andrew Gage, M.D.                James C. Graham, D.P.M.               Compassionate & always friendly team... who treats your
512 N Maple St., Effingham       900 W. Temple Ave., Suite 202                      animals like our very own!
217-347-7030                     Effingham
Michele Hartke, APRN
HSHS Medical Group Family        John Killough, D.P.M., C.W.S.
Medicine                         502 W. Virginia Ave.,
900 W. Temple, Suite 1500        Effingham
Effingham                        217-347-7218
217-347-0458                                                          Dr. Brittany Ishmael            Dr. Briana Hannon            Dr. Becky Combs
                                 INTERNAL MEDICINE
Dominic Imburgia, M.D.                                                                                      217-347-2838 (AVET)
                                 HSHS Medical Group
901 N. Maple St., Effingham                                                                               700 W. Wabash, Effingham
                                 Internal Medicine
                                 900 W. Temple, Suite 1500                                       
                                 Effingham                                                               Mon. 8-6:30; T-F 8-5; Sat. 8-3
Jeffrey Jenson, M.D., FAAFP
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Kelly Haller, M.D., FACOG              James L Wade III. M.D.,      PLASTIC SURGERY                 • Scott Urch, MD
912 N. Henrietta St.,                  FACP, FASCO                                                  • John Powell, MD
                                                                    Kevin Calder, MD, FRCSC
Effingham                              Crossroads Cancer Care
                                                                    HSHS Medical Group
217-342-3337                           Center                                                       SBL Bonutti Clinic
                                                                    Multispecialty Care -
                                       905 Medical Park Dr.,                                        1303 W. Evergreen Ave.,
Jeffrey W. Whightsel, M.D.,            Effingham                                                    Effingham
                                                                    900 W. Temple, Suite 2500
FACOG                                  217-342-2066                                                 217-342-3400
912 N. Henrietta St.,                                            • Joseph Ajdinovich, M.D.
Effingham                                                           RADIATION ONCOLOGY              • Peter Bonutti, M.D.
217-342-3337                           Hanna M Saba, M.D.                                           • Michael Chioffe, M.D.
                                       Crossroads Cancer Care       Casey E Duncan, M.D.            • Kayla Deters, APRN
Milly Sullivan Nelson, M.D.,           Center                       Crossroads Cancer Care          • Stacia Fallert, APRN
FACOG                                  905 Medical Park Dr.,        Center                          • Timothy Gray, M.D.
912 N. Henrietta St.,                  Effingham                    905 Medical Park Dr.,           • Jennifer Hess, APRN
Effingham                              217-342-2066                 Effingham                       • Frank Lee, M.D.
217-342-3337                     217-342-2066                    • Didi Omiyi, M.D.
                                                                 • Nick Williams, PA-C
Dawn McDaid, M.D., FACOG               Irene A Dy, M.D.                                             • Evan Hakman, PA-C
912 N. Henrietta St.,                  Crossroads Cancer Care       Seong R Cho, M.D.               Occupational Medicine:
Effingham                              Center                       Crossroads Cancer Care          • Louis E. Schwing, M.D.
217-342-3337                           905 Medical Park Dr.,        Center                          • Jennifer Hess, APRN
                                       Effingham                    905 Medical Park Dr.,
MEDICAL ONCOLOGY &                     217-342-2066                 Effingham                       OTOLARYNGOLOGY
HEMATOLOGY                       217-342-2066
                                                                                                    (Ear, Nose, Throat)
Philip A. Dy, M.D.
                                       Bassam N Maalouf, M.D.                                       SBL Effingham Clinic
Crossroads Cancer Care
                                       Crossroads Cancer Care       Harold Yoon, M.D.               ENT Clinic
                                       Center                       Crossroads Cancer Care          905 N Maple St.
905 Medical Park Dr.,
                                       905 Medical Park Dr.,        Center                          217-347-7077
                                       Effingham                    905 Medical Park Dr.,           • Dr. Michael Smith, M.D.,
                                       217-342-2066                 Effingham                         Ph.D.
                                 217-342-2066                    • Dr. Charly Nguyen, M.D.,
                                                                                                    • Dr. Lori Cudone, M.D.
                                         SINCE 1991                 Renata C Moore, M.D.
                                                                    Crossroads Cancer Care          PATHOLOGY
                      The Center for Jaw                            Center                          HSHS St. Anthony’s Memorial
                     & Facial Surgery, P.C.                         905 Medical Park Dr.,           Hospital
                                                                    Effingham                       503 N. Maple St., Effingham
                             Jay I. Swanson                         217-342-2066                    217-342-2121
                                 D.D.S., M.D., F.A.C.S.          • Steve Jones, M.D.
      Diplomate of American Board of Oral and                                                       • Dana Altenburger, M.D.
                                                                    Mary Anne de Paz, M.D.          • Benjamin Coleman, M.D.
               Maxillofacial Surgery                                Crossroads Cancer Care          • Sue Strayer, M.D.
                  Effingham County’s Only                           905 Medical Park Dr.,           PEDIATRICS
                 Board Certified Specialist in                      Effingham
                                                                                                    (Infant & Child Care)
                  ORAL & MAXILLOFACIAL                              217-342-2066
                         SURGERY                                                                    Colleen Bingham, M.D., FAAP
    • Facial Fractures & Injuries     • Anthroscopy for Diagnosis                                   1106 N Merchant St.,
    • Orthognathic Surgery              and Repair of TMJ                                           Effingham
                                                                    Edward C. Elliot, M.D., FACR,
      (Jaw Surgery)                   • Removal of Teeth                                            217-342-7000
    • Cosmetic & Functional           • Facial Reconstructive       Crossroads Cancer Care
      Deformities of Face               Surgery                                                     William L Eckstein, M.D.,
    • Dental Implants                 • Scar Revision Surgery                                       FAAP
                                                                    905 Medical Park Dr.,
    • Oral Cancer Screening           • Facial Mole Removal                                         900 W Temple Ave.,
    • Temporomandibular               • Anesthesia Available        Effingham
      Joint Disease                                                 217-342-2066
                                                                                                    Suite 203
       217      342-4444                                            ORTHOPEDICS
                901 Medical Park Dr. • Suite 200 • Effingham, IL                                    Thomas Heischmidt, M.D.
                                                                    HSHS Medical Group              1106 N Merchant St.,
                                                                    Multispecialty Care             Effingham
       618      242-1444                                            900 W. Temple, Suite 2500
                403 N. 42nd Street • Suite A • Mt. Vernon, IL

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David Kowalski, M.D. FAAP       RADIOLOGY                       Associates                        Walmart Pharmacy
300 N. Maple St., Effingham                                     414 W. Virginia Ave.,             1204 Avenue of Mid
                                Central Illinois Radiological
217-342-4151                                                    Effingham                         America, Effingham
                                                                217-342-9738                      217-347-5583
                                503 N. Maple St., Effingham
Tina Rozene, M.D., FAAP         217-544-6464
300 N. Maple St., Effingham                                     Fernando Gonzales, M.D.           Poehler’s Pharmacy
217-342-4151                    RHEUMATOLOGY                    SBL Evergreen Clinic              203 S. Main St., Suite A
                                                                1104 W. Evergreen Ave.,           Dieterich
Amanda Bierman, M.D.            Mark A. Stern, M.D.             Effingham                         217-925-2838
1106 N. Merchant St.,           300 N.. Maple, Effingham        217-258-4186
Effingham                       217-342-4151                                                      Kremer Pharmacy
217-342-7000                                                    PHARMACIES                        • 206A N. Pearl St.,
                                SURGERY (GENERAL )
                                                                Andes Pharmacy                      Teutopolis
Sean Flynn, M.D.                Ilyas Iyoob, M.D.               805 W. Fayette Ave.,                217-857-3000
500 N. Maple St., Effingham     900 W. Temple Ave., Bld. B      Effingham                         • 5 E. Cumberland Rd.,
217-347-7030                    Effingham                       217-342-9393                        Altamont
                                217-540-2350                                                        618-483-3344
Cari Fearday, PA-C                                              Martin’s Pharmacy
SBL Effingham Clinic            SBL Evergreen Clinic            101 S. Merchant St.,              Altamont Pharmacy
905 N. Maple, Suite A           1104 W. Evergreen Ave.,         Effingham                         12 N. 3rd St., Altamont
Effingham                       Effingham                       217-342-4301                      618-483-5614
217-540-6122                    217-347-2500
                                • Dr. Kevin Malone, M.D.,       Brown’s Drug Store                RISE Effingham
PHYSICAL MEDICINE &                FACS                         115 W. Jefferson Ave.,            1011 Ford Ave., Suite C,
REHABILITATION                  • Dr. James Flaig, D.O.,                                          Effingham
Rehabilitation &                   FACOS                        217-342-2185                      217-727-7715
Performance Institute, PSC
1301 W Evergreen Ave., #1A      Lisa Kowalski, M.D., FAAP       Walgreens Pharmacy
Effingham                       900 W. Temple Ave., Effingham   1200 W. Fayette Ave.,
217-690-4882                    217-342-4151                    Effingham
SBL Bonutti Clinic              Ruben Boyajian, M.D. FACS
1303 W. Evergreen Ave.,         Specializing in
Effingham                       Comprehensive Breast Care
217-342-3400                    900 W. Temple Ave., Building
                                B, Second Floor, Suite 2500,
ApexNetwork Physical Therapy    HSHS St. Anthony’s Health
2611 S. Banker St..             Center, Effingham
Effingham                       217-347-2255
                                                                            #1 People’s Choice Best Veterinary Service
                                                                               And Best Veterinarian - Dr. Chad Ely
ProRehab Physical Therapy       Jason McAllaster, D.O.
                                900 W. Temple Ave., Effingham     Stop In Today To Meet Our Experienced Staff of Veterinarians:
1302 Avenue of Mid-
America, Ste 4                  217-342-4151                       Dr. Chad Ely • Dr. Dale Spindler • Dr. Mara Mix
Effingham                                                              Dr. Lindsey Goeckner • Dr. James Gratz
                                SURGERY (HAND)                          Dr. Tanner Kirby • Dr. Jessica Schultz
Phone: 217-606-3004                                                     Dr. Katie Shreve • Dr. Roxana Michel
                                Frank S. Lee, M.D., FAAOS
HSHS St. Anthony’s Physical     1303 W. Evergreen Ave.
Rehabilitation and Wellness     217-342-3400
Located in the Workman
Sports & Wellness Complex       Southern Illinois Hand
1301 N. Maple St., Effingham    Center
217-347-1243                    901 Medical Park Dr, Suite          100, Effingham
Evergreen Nursing & Rehab       • Nash H Naam, M.D., FACS                  SMALL ANIMALS & FARM SERVICE
115 N Wenthe Dr., Effingham
                                • Lisa M Sasso, M.D.
                                • Patrick Stewart, M.D.,                EFFINGHAM VET CLINIC
217-347-7121                      FACS                                       408 KELLER DR., EFFINGHAM
                                                         (217) 342-9793
Lakeland Rehabilitation and                                                 WWW.EFFINGHAMVETCLINIC.COM
Health Care Center              UROLOGY
                                                                         24-HOUR EMERGENCY SERVICE
800 W. Temple Ave., Effingham   P.D.L. Nayak, M.D., FACS                 HOURS: MON. 7:30-7; T-F 7:30-5;
217-342-2171                    Effingham Urology                        SAT. 7:30-NOON; CLOSED SUN.

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Parks & Recreation
                                                                 district or the local parks can be obtained by calling 217-
                                                                 342-4415 and online at

                                                                 Bliss Park is a cozy block-sized park located at 201 W. Clark
The Effingham Park District is located at 1906 S Fourth St. in   Avenue in Effingham. It has a play area, shaded picnic
Effingham. It offers a wide variety of recreational activities   area, two shelters and an outdoor basketball court.
and facilities for the entire family. Major facilities include
an outdoor swimming pool, a recreation center complex,           Harmony Playground is located at 1301 N. Maple St. in
playground, and picnic areas, 12 lighted tennis courts, 11       Effingham. and is a new playground that accommodates
ball diamonds, 10 of which are lighted, and an 18-hole disc      those with disabilities, to provide all children the same
golf course.                                                     outdoor play opportunities.

Community Park is located on East Temple Drive in                Lake Sara, located just five miles northwest of Effingham,
Effingham and is 35 acres in size. It has 5 ball diamonds, 2     is a 650-acre lake that provides 27 beautiful miles of shore
outdoor basketball courts, an 18-hole disc golf course, 4        line and one of the finest family recreation facilities in
tennis courts, an outdoor skating rink, plus playground and      Central Illinois. Among the features are a public beach,
picnic areas.                                                    cabins, 18-hole golf course next to Lake Sara and camping
                                                                 and picnic areas. The area also offers fisherman a great
Hendelmeyer Park is located at 1906 S Fourth St. in              opportunity to “land the big one”, noted for its black bass,
Effingham. It is a 20-acre park that includes a recreation       white bass, crappie, bluegill and channel catfish. For more
complex that houses two gyms, two meeting facilities, a          information, call 217-868-2964.
kitchen, a facility for theatre production with stage area       New to Lake Sara is a launch site for kayaks and canoes. It
and the Park District offices. The park also includes three      is located on the west end of the lake. There is also a fishing
lighted softball diamonds, four lighted tennis courts, two       area for the handicapped. It is located at the east end of the
playground/picnic areas and a skate park.                        lake. There are special unloading ramps down to the water
                                                                 with safety rails. There are also picnic benches in the area.
Evergreen Hollow is located at 1110 Pelican St. in               Lake Sara has two marinas. Larson’s Landing and Lakeside
Effingham. It has 42 acres. The public swimming pool is          Marina, where gas is sold and boats are available to rent.
located there, as are four tennis courts, lighted baseball/      Larson’s Landing is located at 8724 E Marine Road, and
softball diamonds, flag football and soccer fields, picnic       near it is a new restaurant called Pinky’s, whose number
areas, playground area and tree walk. Recreation                 is 217-868-BOAT (2628). Lakeside Marina is located at
programs for youth and adults are provided throughout the        14839 Park Road. More information can be obtained by
year by the park district. Further information about the park    calling 217-500-1903. Not far from Lakeside Marina is a new

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restaurant called Heron Cove. Its hours will start out from 12    Fore-Way Challenge Golf & Driving Range is located at
p.m.-10 p.m. Thurs- Saturday and closed Monday, Tuesday           16041 N 1000th St.( near Lake Sara). It is a USGA accredited
and Wednesday. Lake Sara Campground provides sites for            9-hole public golf course with a driving range. The course
campers. For more information, call 217-868-2964.                 is open seven days a week from 7 a.m. to 8:30 p.m. Please
                                                                  call 217-868-5418 for further information or go to www.
Camp Lakewood is located at 1217 W Rickelman Ave,       
Effingham. It is an RV Park and Campground ideally
located on the shores of Lake Pauline. For further                Evergreen Mini Golf is located at 1202 N Maple St. near
information, call 217-342-6233                                    the public pool. It is an 18-hole, safari-themed golf course
                                                                  with a concession stand. This family-friendly course is open
Effingham Country Club is located on 2400 W Country Club          Friday and Saturday from noon to 10 p.m. and Sunday-
Drive in Effingham. In addition to an 18-hole private golf        Thursday from noon to 9 p.m. during the summer. Please
course, it provides a driving range, swimming pool, fishing       call 217-821-3922 for further information or go to www.
and dining facilities for its members. The course is open from
8 a.m. to 7 p.m. from the first of March until November 30th.
Both pull carts and riding carts are available, as well as a      Pagel’s Silver Dollar Lanes is located at 2300 S Banker and
pro shop. More information can be obtained by calling             is equipped with 24 lanes. Individual bowling, as well as
217-347-0423.                                                     league (winter and summer) bowling is offered. Bumper
                                                                  bowling for children is also available. Winter hours: Open
Cardinal Golf Course is an 18-hole public golf course             3pm on Sunday, Closed Mon., Open Tues. at Noon, Wed.,
located approximately two miles northwest of Effingham            Thurs. & Fri. at 3pm; Open Sat. at Noon; Open 3 p.m.
in the Lake Sara area. It is open seven days a week from          Thursday through Sunday during the summer. There is also
7 a.m. to dusk from March through the end of December.            a bar and game room, which includes two pool tables. For
Both pull carts and riding carts are available, as is a driving   further information, go to or call
range. For more information, call 217-868-2860.                   217-342-3939.

Effingham County Museum           Shumway Kluthe Center

                                                                     Health & Fitness
100 E Jefferson Ave,              199 Front St N/S, Shumway
217-240-2471, leave a             Beecher City Area Kluthe
message                           Center                           The Zone                       Evolve Fitness and
Presently open Tuesdays and       105 S. Charles St., Beecher      1208 N. Wenthe Dr.,            Climbing
Saturdays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.        City                             Effingham                      14225 E. 1600th Ave.,
www.                                                               217-347-7400                   Effingham
effinghamcountymuseum.            Watson Civic Center                                             Rickelman Plaza
org                               103 N Jackson, Watson            Siemerworks/Crossfit           217-994-9955
                                                                   1310 S Banker St.,
Monastery Museum                  Willow Park                      Effingham                      The Curl Bar
110 S Garrett St, Teutopolis      806 W Franklin, Watson           217-343-3979                   318 E. Main St., Teutopolis
First Sunday of the month,                                                                        217-663-6278
April thru November except        Dieterich Memorial Park          The Richard E Workman
holidays.                         203 Park St, Dieterich           Sports & Wellness              Southside Gym
The hours are from 12:30 to            Complex                        5 Do-It Drive, Altamont
4 p.m.                                                             1301 N Maple St.,              618-483-3260
217-961-6404 ext. 236             Dieterich Community Civic        Effingham           Center                           217-342-3481                   Planet Fitness
                                  102 W Virginia, Dieterich                                       1004 N. Keller Dr. Ste. 1
Ballard Nature Center             217-925-5410                     24-Hour Gym                    Effingham, IL 62401
5253 U.S. 40, Altamont                                             1901 S 4th St, Suite 2,        217- 690-4196
618-483-6856                      Effingham Visitor Center         Effingham
www.ballardnaturecenter.          1505 Hampton Dr, Effingham       217-637-2079                   Higg’s Lifestyle
org                               217-342-5310                                                    109 W. Jefferson Ave.
Dr. Charles Wright House                                                                          217-994-3776
Corner of N. Main and W
Jackson St., Altamont

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E Cumberland Rd, Altamont

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Banks & Credit Unions
                                                                    Dieterich Bank                     
                                                                    Lake Sara Location
                                                                    10911 E. State Hwy. 33                       Bank of Hillsboro
EFFINGHAM                      217-342-7077                         217-868-5995                                 5 W. Lincoln Ave.
Crossroads Bank
2000 S Banker St
                               Midland States Bank                  Teutopolis State Bank
                               110 S Fifth St                       Effingham Location                           People’s Bank and Trust
                               217-342-2141                         900 W. Jefferson Ave.                        511 S Main St
                                         217-342-2526                                 888-728-1954
Crossroads Bank
806 N Keller Dr
217-342-4422                   Midland States Bank
                               ATM: 1302 Thelma Keller Ave.         Washington Savings Bank                      DIETERICH
                               Customer Service: 217-342-9800       200 S. Banker St                             Dieterich Bank
                                         217-347-7173                                 101 S Main St., Dieterich
Effingham Highway Credit
400 W Wabash Ave               Bank of Hillsboro                                                       
                               501 N. Keller Dr.                    Washington Savings Bank
                               217-347-2300                         1300 N Keller Dr                             TEUTOPOLIS
Fifth Third Bank                                                                                                 Teutopolis State Bank
200 E Jefferson Ave.                                                                                             106 E Main St
217-342-5700                   First National Bank of
                                                                    BEECHER CITY                                 217-857-3166                     Waterloo
                               210 E Fayette Ave.                   First State Bank of Beecher                  com
First Mid-Illinois Bank and    217-342-3200                         City
Trust                                  101 S. Charles St.                           Dieterich Bank
902 N Keller Dr                                                     618-487-5161                                 Teutopolis Location
217-342-6111                   Dieterich Bank
                                                                                                                 1510 E Fayette Ave               Effingham Location                   ALTAMONT
                                                                                                                 P.O. Box 6010
                               510 W. Fayette Ave.
                                                                    First Mid-Illinois Bank and Trust            217-857-1313
Land of Lincoln Credit Union   217-540-1000
                                                                    101 W Washington Ave               
2302 S Banker St     

                                    Financial Services
                                            for every step!

                         BANKING | INSURANCE | WEALTH MANAGEMENT
           From managing your current resources to taking the steps that lead to future
                  business success, we provide the tools to make it happen!
        Checking & Savings                        Insurance for                                            Trust Services
        Treasury Management                       All Business Needs                                       Investment Services
        Financing                                 Commercial | Industry                                    Ag Services
                                                  Insurance Programs

                                                  Security products and/or insurance services are not insured by the FDIC, are not
                                                    deposits or obligations of the bank, are not guaranteed and may lose value.

       EFFINGHAM 902 N. Keller Dr. | 217-342-6111                                                    

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                             217-342-6080                   Effingham                                email: kellywashburn24@
                             www.                           217-342-4663                   
                                                            com                                      Robinson Realty
Effingham County Housing     Century 21 Realty Concepts                                              605 E. Temple Ave.,
Authority                    305 E. Cumberland Rd.,         Heart and Home Realty                    Effingham
215 N. Banker, Effingham     Altamont                       1032 Pelican St., Effingham              217-821-0886
217-342-3520                 618-483-3000                   217-343-6215                   
                             www.                           www.HeartAndHomeIllinois.
LOCAL REAL ESTATE      com                                      Full Circle Realty
AGENCIES                                                                                             123 E. Jefferson Ave.,
Century 21 Realty Concepts   Coldwell Banker/First Realty   Barns Realty                             Effingham
111 S. Henrietta St.,        901 N Keller Dr., Effingham    7 N. Main St., Altamont                  217-821-3338
Effingham                    217-342-2775                   618-483-5312                   

                             ReMax Key Advantage
                             601 W. Fayette Ave.,
                             217-347-0404; 217-342-4050

                             Smith Realty Group of               Thinking of Selling or Buying...Call on Our Local Agents to help!
                             Effingham LLC
                             906 W Jefferson Ave.,
                             217-994-9024                      Brian Henning            Art Geen      Brenda Jansen   Mike Shackelford
                                                                Designated Managing      Broker           Broker           Broker
                                    Broker/Owner        217-821-2578    217-821-4900    217-663-5051
                             Dammerman & Associates                        123 E. Jefferson in Downtown Effingham, IL
                             Benchmark Realty                                    217-803-0145
                             1102 W Jefferson Ave.,

                                                                             TOP QUALITY WORK AT
                                                                              A COMPETITIVE PRICE
                                                                 • Free Termite Inspections
                                                                 • New Construction Pretreat
                                                                 • Established in Effingham Over 25 Years
                                                                 • All Work Guaranteed
                                                                 • Termites (Extended Guarantee)

                                                                 • Roaches
                                                                 • Ants                                 FREE
                                                                 • Spiders                            ESTIMATES
                                                                 • Fleas                                 Locally Owned
                                                                 • Rodents                                & Operated

                                                                                 Toll Free 866-342-4313

                                                                       708 West Jefferson Ave.,
                                                                         Effingham, IL 62401

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                            Kull Funeral Home               Newman Cemetery           St. Aloysius (Bishop)
                            114 W. Washington Ave.          New Salem Cemetery         Cemetery

                            Altamont                        Old Salem Cemetery
                            618-483-6323                    Saint Clair Catholic      EFFINGHAM
                                                             Cemetery                 St. Anthony Catholic
                            Meyer Funeral Home              Union Cemetery             Cemetery
Bauer Funeral Home          307 E. Center (IL RT 33 East)   Saint Paul Lutheran       Off Merchant Street
1212 W. Evergreen Ave.      Dieterich                        Cemetery                 217-347-7129
Effingham                   217-925-5555                    Zion Lutheran Cemetery
217-342-2177                                                                          Oakridge Cemetery

                                                            EDGEWOOD                  912 E. Jefferson Ave.
Johnson Funeral Home                                        Bailey Cemetery           217-342-4696
1110 N. Fourth St.                                          Beck William Cemetery
Effingham                                                   Brockett Cemetery         Wood Lawn Cemetery
217-342-2215                                                Brown Cemetery            15734 E. State Highway 33
                            Agney Cemetery                  Davidson Cemetery         217-857-6085
Gieseking Funeral Home      Blue Point Baptist Cemetery     Edgewood Cemetery
208 N Second St.            Brown Cemetery                  Faulk Cemetery            Arborcrest Memorial Park
Altamont                    Shumway Cemetery                Kavanaugh Cemetery        On Route 40
618-483-6821                Trinity Lutheran Cemetery       Mahon Cemetery            Office: 2216 S. Willow St.
                            Saint Mary’s Cemetery           Mason Cemetery            217-347-5760 or 217-259-8760
Pagel Funeral Home                                          New Hope Cemetery
704 Broad St.               ALTAMONT                        Old Mason Cemetery        Ewington Cemetery
Edgewood                    Bethlehem Cemetery              Robinson Cemetery         St. Mary’s (Green Creek)
618-238-4441                Drysdale Cemetery               Wabash Cemetery           Cemetery
                            Fremington Cemetery                                       Immanuel Lutheran
Lockart-Green Funeral       Funkhouser Cemetery             BEECHER CITY               Cemetery
Home                        German Methodist                Beecher Cemetery          Loy Chapel Cemetery
Route 33                     Cemetery                       Hubbart Cemetery          Old Loy Cemetery
Beecher City                Little Prairie Cemetery         Memorial Gardens          Porter Cemetery
618-487-5811                McCoy Cemetery                   Cemetery                 Ramsey Cemetery
                            Miller Chapel Cemetery          Moccasin Cemetery         Rentfro Cemetery
                                                            Pleasant Grove Cemetery   Rinehart Cemetery
                                                            Tipsword Cemetery         Saint John’s Lutheran
                                                            DIETERICH                 Toothaker Cemetery
                                                                                      Turner Cemetery
                                                            Dieterich Cemetery
                                                                                      Watson Cemetery
                                                            King Cemetery
                                                            Saint John Lutheran       TEUTOPOLIS
                                                            Saint Paul Lutheran       Saint Francis Cemetery
                                                            Immaculate Conception
                                                             Catholic Cemetery        Montrose Cemetery

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Hotels & Lodging
                                                                     Effingham                                Montrose
                                                                     1103 Avenue of Mid-America               217-924-4117
Ramada by Wyndham                                                    217-540-1111                             Relax Inn in Altamont
Effingham                            Best Western Delta Inn                                                   3091 E. Mill Road
1606 W. Fayette Ave.                 1509 Hampton Drive              Hampton Inn & Suites                     618-483-6300
Effingham                            Effingham                       1305 N. Keller Dr.
217-595-6056                         217-342-4499                    Effingham                                Altamont Motel
                                                                     217-540-5050                             101 W. Cumberland Rd.,
Baymont by Wyndham                   Econo Lodge                                                              Altamont
Effingham                            1412 W. Fayette Ave.            Holiday Inn Express & Suites             618-483-6143
1811 W. Fayette Ave.                 Effingham                       1604 W. Fayette Ave.
Effingham                            217-342-9271                    Effingham                                Cobblestone Inn & Suites
217-294-6051                                                         217-994-9949                             4 W. Carriage Lane
                                     Effingham Motel                                                          Altamont
Comfort Suites                       702 E. Fayette Ave.             Paradise Inn                             618-483-3111
1310 W. Fayette Road (off            Effingham                       1000 W. Fayette Ave.
Exit 159)                            217-342-3991                    Effingham
Effingham                                                            217-342-2165
217-342-3151                         Fairfield Inn & Suites by
                                     Marriott Effingham              Super 8 by Wyndham
Country Inn & Suites                 1111 N. Henrietta St.           Effingham
by Radisson                          Effingham                       1400 Thelma Keller Ave.
1200 N. Raney St.                    217-540-5454                    Effingham
Effingham                                                            217-393-6962
217-540-5555                         Holiday Inn Effingham
                                     1301 Avenue of Mid-             Quality Inn Effingham
Days Inn by Wyndham                  America                         1304 W. Evergreen Ave.
Effingham                            Effingham                       Effingham
1205 N. Keller Drive                 217-540-7777                    217-347-5050
217-662-7077                         La Quinta by Wyndham            Red Carpet Inn
                                                                     115 W. Mead Ave.,

                                                                                   Paradise Awaits...
     Compassionate Care                                                    Just steps outside your back door
     to Ease Your Journey
                                          Bauer Funeral Home
                                           has been serving the
                                       Effingham area since 1932.
                                          Our staff will provide
                                         you with dedicated and
                                         compassionate service
                                        during your difficult time                                                           Yo u r w e e k e n d s t a r t s e a r l y w i t h u s

                                          of need. We will guide
                                        your family in creating a
                                        meaningful ceremony to
                                       honor the life and memory
                                            of your loved one.

                   Family Owned - Carole Bauer
        Brian Young • Mallory Loker• Eric Althoff • Chris Bauer
       1212 W. Evergreen Ave.            302 E. Main St.                                WET Pools & Spas Incorporated
           Effingham, IL                  Teutopolis, IL                                 217-347-3450 • 888-377-3311                                           ya t
           217-342-2177                  217-857-3800                   Locally Owned     East Rickelman Ave., Effingham
                                               and Operated
                                                                          Since 1996
                                                                                                (West of Pilot Truck Stop)
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