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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Looking forward to fall

Weather conditions may create stunning autumn colors

   After a somewhat disappointing fall display last year due to drought conditions, Huntingdon County and the larger Central Pennsylvania region may be in for a stunning autumn array within the next month.  With a wide variety of native deciduous t Full Story


Donation honors legacy of service to library

   A special donation given to the Alexandria Memorial Library honors the memory and contributions of an area man who committed a great deal of his life to the library and his community.  Full Story


Growing healthy options

Zoning exceptions granted for new bistro and market

   Plans for an organic market and bistro in uptown Huntingdon will move forward following the granting of special zoning exceptions by the Huntingdon Borough Zoning Hearing Board Tuesday afternoon.  Ron Baron presented his plans for a business to Full Story


Hospital auxiliary holds annual business meeting

   Members of the Auxiliary to J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital gathered for their 104th annual business meeting in the hospital’s education center Monday afternoon.  Auxiliary president Allison Ghaner shared welcoming remarks.  Full Story


Girl Scouts enjoy visit from STEM mobile

   Robots, under the control of local Girl Scouts, invaded the social room of the First United Methodist Church in Huntingdon Monday night.  Full Story


Hurricane relief effort kicks off

   A countywide effort spearheaded by the staff and students at the Huntingdon County Career and Technology Center (HCCTC) in Mill Creek will aid those living in regions impacted by recent hurricanes.  “After Hurricane Harvey, I was thinking Full Story


Remembering 9/11

Ceremony marks 16th anniversary of terrorist attacks

   Sixteen years after the horrific events of Sept. 11, 2001, many area residents remember clearly where they were and what they were doing when news of the attacks reached them. Full Story


Volunteers perform seasonal maintenance

   A group of Juniata College students partnered with members of the Standing Stone Trail Club (SSTC) Saturday to per- form seasonal maintenance at the Thousand Steps.  Full Story


Lights of Hope event held

   The second annual Lights of Hope event brought members of the community together Saturday night at the Newton Hamilton United Methodist Church to highlight the need for heightened awareness about the disease of addiction.  The event was hosted b Full Story


Crowd attends awareness vigil

   A crowd gathered on the steps of the Huntingdon County Courthouse Sunday evening to hold a vigil in observance of World Suicide Prevention Day.  The vigil was organized by the Juniata Valley Healing Connections Suicide Prevention Task Force as t Full Story

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