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

School nurses talk prevention

   With area youth back in the classroom, students are telling stories of summer adventures, making new friends, sharing notes and swapping germs.  Full Story


Fire destroys RV in Penn Township

   Emergency crews responded to reports of a motor vehicle fire in Penn Township around 9:15 p.m. Tuesday night.  When firefighters from Marklesburg Volunteer Fire Co. Full Story


Rain barrel initiative helps curb pollution

   “Into every life some rain must fall” may be an unavoidable truth, but a new initiative in Huntingdon Borough is aimed to ensure that precipitation is put to good use.  Full Story

Employment options promoted at job fair

   Local job seekers are encouraged to take part in a job fair sponsored by Huntingdon County CareerLink Thursday, Aug. Full Story


Huntingdon man’s gunmaking talents recognized

   A Huntingdon man’s commitment to preserving traditional gunmaking techniques garnered a great deal of recognition at a recent trade festival near Allentown. Full Story

Planners review CDBG project proposals

   Daily News Staff Writer  Members of the Huntingdon County Planning Commission reviewed project proposals for the third year of the three-year Community Development Plan during their monthly meeting Thursday night.  Full Story


Preparing for the future

High school seniors take part in ‘Jump Start’ program

   Many teenagers look forward to their senior year of high school and a program launched Thursday and today by Huntingdon County CareerLink is preparing them to look even further into their future.  “Jump Start Your Career in Your Senior Yea Full Story


Habitat efforts result in successful nesting

   Efforts to improve important map turtle habitat near Mount Union during the spring and early summer appear to have been successful.  Map turtles, Graptemys geographica, inhabit ponds, rivers and lakes, with a strong preference for rivers, throu Full Story


Celebrating a blessing

Former Mount Union resident marks 114th birthday

   Like many birthday celebrations, there was laughter and singing, love and fellowship and, of course, cake Wednesday night in honor of Delphine Gibson at AristaCare at Huntingdon Park, Huntingdon.  Setting this party apart, however, was the fact Full Story


Council members consider ordinance

   Huntingdon Borough Council members discussed a proposed ordinance at the monthly meeting Tuesday night in hopes of restoring vacant lots into residential properties once again.  Council vice president Jim Bair conducted the meeting in the absenc Full Story

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