Dawn Baumgartner Vaughan covers entertainment, religion and books for The Herald-Sun along with a wide variety of features on Durham people and places. She is also a columnist who writes about life for Sunday A1. Dawn climbed trees at Fort Bragg as a military brat and is a graduate of Virginia Tech (Go Hokies!). She has been a reporter at The Herald-Sun since 2006 and previously worked at The Roanoke (Va.) Times.
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