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

ESPN show shoots locally

   Viewers tuning in to ESPN’s College GameDay broadcast from Beaver Stadium, University Park, today may notice some stunning — not to mention familiar — scenery during the show.  West Township residents T.J. Full Story

Huntingdon parade set for Monday night

   Members of Huntingdon Regional Fire & Rescue 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


Planners view poultry project

   Plans for a new poultry operation in Brady Township were reviewed at the regular monthly meeting of the Huntingdon County Planning Commission Thursday night. Full Story

Scarlet fever not cause for panic

   A Facebook post alerting parents of cases of scarlet fever within the Mifflin County School District has caused alarm among local families as well.  Caused by group A Streptococcus, the same bacteria which causes strep throat, scarlet fever most Full Story


Standing Stone Trail honored for fall views

   Once a “hidden treasure,” the Standing Stone Trail has been recognized several times over the years and twice in the course of the past month.  The 68-mile-long trail was named as part of VisitPA’s “10 Amazing Places to V Full Story


Repairs continue on Orlady Wall

   Motorists traveling in the area of Warm Springs Avenue in Huntingdon Borough will experience a detour for the next several weeks as repairs are made to the historic Orlady Wall between 11th and 12th streets.  The recent round of repairs began ov Full Story


Halloween festivities begin

Mapleton community’s annual parade is first of season

   Princesses, ghouls, superheroes and even Sumo wrestlers took to the streets of Mapleton Wednesday night to take part in the annual Halloween Parade.  Full Story


Adopting new taxation

Huntingdon Borough approves 2-mill fire tax for 2018

   An ordinance to establish a fire tax was narrowly approved at the regular monthly meeting of Huntingdon Borough Council Tuesday night. Full Story


Huntingdon resident honored for service

   Huntingdon Borough Mayor Dee Dee Brown presented the annual Wanda Meyash Outstanding Citizen Award during the regular meeting of Huntingdon Borough Council Tuesday night.  Full Story


Finding common ground  Free Access 

Community Food Garden brings volunteers together

   A project designed to utilize an unused spot of land for the benefit of those in need has brought forth an impressive harvest, not only of produce, but of camaraderie and shared purpose. Full Story

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