April Feagley

Job Title: People & Pastimes and Religion Editor, Staff Writer
Covers: Huntingdon County Planning Commission, Juniata College
About: April began working at The Daily News in 2011 after completing a Bachelor of Science degree at Lancaster Bible College. She is a 1992 graduate of Huntingdon Area High School, where she was a participant in the press club.
Phone: (814) 643-4040 ext. 132

Other articles by this author


Liquor license transfer approved

   After much consideration and taking public concerns into account, Huntingdon Borough Council members decided to allow the transfer of a liquor license into the borough by Weis Markets. Full Story

Ragtime celebration set to kick off Friday

   Before rock and roll, it was ragtime’s bouncing beat that got toes tapping and feet dancing.  Once more, that syncopated rhythm will sound in the twin boroughs this weekend with the eighth Central Pennsylvania Ragtime Festival & Americ Full Story


Flooding frustration rises

Residents call for action to address storm water runoff

   Huntingdon Borough manager Bill Wheeler and members of borough council faced tough questions from an angry public during their monthly meeting Tuesday night.  Two hours of public comment opened the meeting as a dozen borough residents took the l Full Story


Public notice sparks water concerns

   Correspondence regarding the Huntingdon Borough Water Treatment Plant arrived in water customers’ mailboxes Friday and Saturday, causing a great deal of concern. Full Story

Former Huntingdon man appears for preliminary hearing

   A former Huntingdon resident charged with multiple felony counts in Cumberland County had his case held over for higher court following a preliminary hearing Monday morning.  Full Story


Event raises addiction awareness

   Clergy and community members banded together Sunday evening to walk through Huntingdon Borough while praying for the breaking of addictions in honor of Addiction Recovery Awareness Week. Full Story

Child car seat safety highlighted this week

   The annual Child Passenger Safety Week campaign, observed through Saturday, Sept. Full Story


Honoring one who served

Monument dedicated in memory of fallen state trooper

   A monument honoring state police Trooper Landon Weaver was dedicated Sunday afternoon in Freedom Township, Blair County, bringing together a large crowd of family, friends, community members and law enforcement.  The Rev. Full Story


Portrait of town’s founder to be exhibited

   The visage of Huntingdon’s founder will be once again be seen locally with an exhibit of his portrait at the Juniata College Museum of Art. Full Story


Man in custody on drug charges

   As law enforcement officers were arresting six individuals on drug charges Thursday, a second bust, also in Huntingdon Borough, resulted in the arrest of a suspected heroin dealer. Full Story

Click for Huntingdon, Pennsylvania Forecast