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

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Moms use photography to stop bullying

   A pair of local moms organized a unique effort Sunday to provide an outlet for area residents of all ages to take a stand against bullying in their schools, workplace and community. Full Story

Public invited to dedication

   A dedication ceremony to officially name a Huntingdon County bridge as the Trooper Landon E. Weaver Memorial Bridge will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday, Oct. 22, at the VFW Teener League Field, 9901 William Penn Highway, Huntingdon.  Full Story

Anti-bullying photo shoot to be held Sunday

   Two area residents have teamed up to spread a powerful message and take a stand against bullying with a special photo shoot from 3-5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 21, at Portstown Park, Huntingdon. Full Story


Partners’ support makes program possible

   Diamond partners of The Daily News Newspaper in Education (NIE) program are gems in their own right, but their support helps area students shine as they stay informed about events within their community.  Full Story

Investigation of online activity takes time

   Social media adds a new facet to criminal investigations, but even when that investigation begins online, traditional methods of inquiry and examination apply.  Full Story

Halloween parade to be held Monday

   Members of Huntingdon Regional Fire & Rescue (HRFR) and Huntingdon Moose Lodge 223 are gearing up once more to present the annual Huntingdon Area Halloween Parade.  The parade will kick off at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. Full Story


EMS providers train for births

   First responders from across the county took part in childbirth training Thursday evening as part of their continuing education in light of the impending closure of the maternity department at J.C. Full Story

Social media experts urge responsible usage

   Recent viral social media posts have many mulling over the pros and cons of the networking phenomenon. Full Story


Mapleton parade is first of season

   With a nip in the air, a host of ghosts, goblins, glamorous princesses and even characters from Grease marched through the streets of Mapleton Wednesday night to take part in the annual Halloween parade.  Full Story

Borough council approves recycling contract

   A solitary bid for recycling services was opened and accepted at the regular monthly meeting of Huntingdon Borough Council Monday night.  The bid, submitted by Brad Hollenbaugh of Hollenbaugh’s Trash and Recycling, was opened following the Full Story

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