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Libraries are the memory of humankind, irreplaceable repositories of documents of human thought and action. The W.G. Rhea Public Library is such a memory bank for the residents of Henry County and West Tennessee. Virtually all of the Library's many collections and services are freely available to all comers. In fact, the Library has but one criterion for admission: curiosity.

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  • We have over 50,000 books and other materials (cds, dvd/Blu Ray, periodicals, etc).
  • Local, State and National  newspapers and magazines
  • Free WI-FI, and a public use computer lab with printer access.
  • Xbox 360 and Teen Computers in our Young Adult Room.
  • Awesome children's room with child-friendly games and computers.
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  • Monthly youth orientated programs
 and a whole lot more....just ask




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AP Top Headlines At 12:25 p.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 12:25 p.m. EDT

1 - Federal officials: Dallas nurse free of Ebola
2 - NYC tries to ease Ebola fear after doctor infected
3 - WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015
4 - Canadians seek to understand Parliament shooting
5 - Turkey says 1,300 Syria rebels heading to Kobani
6 - Smugglers offer $20 passage from Turkey to Syria
7 - Putin accuses US of undermining global stability
8 - Motive sought in hatchet attack on NYC officers
9 - Ukraine's key election fails to spark enthusiasm
10 - Police prepare for grand jury decision in Ferguson
1 - Federal officials: Dallas nurse free of Ebola

BETHESDA, Md. (AP) -- A nurse who caught Ebola while caring for the patient diagnosed in Dallas was released from a hospital Friday, free of the virus....

10/24/2014 12:17:47 PM

2 - NYC tries to ease Ebola fear after doctor infected

NEW YORK (AP) -- Officials tried to tamp down New Yorkers' fears Friday after a doctor was diagnosed with Ebola in a city where millions of people squeeze into crowded subways, buses and elevators every day....

10/24/2014 11:31:34 AM

3 - WHO: Millions of Ebola vaccine doses ready in 2015

LONDON (AP) -- The World Health Organization says millions of doses of two experimental Ebola vaccines could be ready for use in 2015 and five more experimental vaccines will start being tested in March....

10/24/2014 12:23:12 PM

4 - Canadians seek to understand Parliament shooting

OTTAWA, Ontario (AP) -- Authorities and ordinary Canadians sifted through confounding shards of a gunman's life seeking to understand what motivated the man to storm the nation's seat of power....

10/24/2014 11:27:05 AM

5 - Turkey says 1,300 Syria rebels heading to Kobani

TALLINN, Estonia (AP) -- Turkey's president said Friday that Ankara would allow hundreds of Syrian rebels to travel to the embattled border town of Kobani in order to help Kurdish fighters there fend off an Islamic State onslaught....

10/24/2014 10:54:34 AM

6 - Smugglers offer $20 passage from Turkey to Syria

ONCUPINAR, Turkey (AP) -- The Turkish border crossing of Oncupinar, an hour's drive from the embattled Syrian city of Aleppo, is a chaotic buzz of people waiting to pass into one of the most violent regions in the world. Border guards stand by with machine guns to prevent Islamic militants from joining the flow, but within their sight smugglers offer to take travelers across for a surprisingly small fee....

10/24/2014 8:33:59 AM

7 - Putin accuses US of undermining global stability

MOSCOW (AP) -- The United States is destabilizing the global order by trying to impose its will on other nations, Russian President Vladimir Putin declared Friday, warning that the world will face new wars if Washington fails to respect the interests of other countries....

10/24/2014 12:15:15 PM

8 - Motive sought in hatchet attack on NYC officers

NEW YORK (AP) -- Investigators were working on Friday to determine why a man attacked a group of New York Police Department officers with a hatchet before they shot him dead....

10/24/2014 10:51:14 AM

9 - Ukraine's key election fails to spark enthusiasm

KIEV, Ukraine (AP) -- Gazing across the Maidan square, Evelina Martirosyan recalls how euphoric she was as she joined protests that changed Ukraine's history. Since the revolution this year that toppled a despised president, her dreams of a better future have been blunted by war and near economic collapse....

10/24/2014 12:19:22 PM

10 - Police prepare for grand jury decision in Ferguson

FERGUSON, Mo. (AP) -- Missouri police have been brushing up on constitutional rights and stocking up on riot gear to prepare for a grand jury's decision about whether to charge a white police officer who fatally shot a black 18-year-old in suburban St. Louis....

10/24/2014 10:54:35 AM


 

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