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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.
  • We can copy, scan, print & fax (all for a nominal charge). 
  • Monthly youth orientated programs
 and a whole lot more....just ask




We also have an extensive  Research Room and a Wonderful   Bookstore!








 



 

AP Top Headlines At 1:29 p.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 1:29 p.m. EDT

1 - Zimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being sought
2 - Wing fragment wrapped and ready for French investigators
3 - Coast Guard suspending search at sunset for missing teens
4 - Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa
5 - Suspected Jewish extremists burn Palestinian child to death
6 - Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect
7 - APNewsBreak: Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US man
8 - Higher wages a surprising success for Seattle restaurant
9 - The Latest: Price's arrival in Toronto delayed by flat tire
10 - Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years
1 - Zimbabwe: American lion killer's extradition being sought

HARARE, Zimbabwe (AP) -- Zimbabwe intends to seek the extradition of an American dentist who killed a lion that was lured out of a national park and shot with a bow and a gun, and the process has already begun, a Cabinet minister said Friday....

7/31/2015 10:43:53 AM

2 - Wing fragment wrapped and ready for French investigators

SAINT-ANDRE, Reunion (AP) -- The wing fragment found on the French island of Reunion was wrapped and ready to be loaded Friday on a cargo flight for the mainland, where experts are hoping to unlock the mystery of the missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370....

7/31/2015 10:55:55 AM

3 - Coast Guard suspending search at sunset for missing teens

MIAMI (AP) -- The Coast Guard says it's suspending its search at sunset for two teenage fishermen who've been missing for a week....

7/31/2015 12:06:54 PM

4 - Experimental Ebola vaccine could stop virus in West Africa

LONDON (AP) -- An experimental Ebola vaccine tested on thousands of people in Guinea seems to work and might help shut down the waning epidemic in West Africa, according to interim results from a study published Friday....

7/31/2015 11:42:05 AM

5 - Suspected Jewish extremists burn Palestinian child to death

DUMA, West Bank (AP) -- Suspected Jewish assailants set fire to a West Bank home on Friday and burned a sleeping Palestinian toddler to death in an attack that drew Palestinian rage and widespread Israeli condemnation. The attack, which threatens to set off another violent escalation, shines a light on the growing lawlessness of extremist Jewish settlers that Israel is either unable or unwilling to contain....

7/31/2015 12:55:14 PM

6 - Not guilty plea in federal court for church shooting suspect

CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) -- The white man accused of gunning down nine parishioners at a black church in Charleston wants to plead guilty to 33 federal charges, but his lawyer said in court Friday that he wouldn't do so until prosecutors say whether they'll seek the death penalty....

7/31/2015 1:23:15 PM

7 - APNewsBreak: Germany shelves Nazi crimes probe of US man

BERLIN (AP) -- German prosecutors have shelved their Nazi war crimes investigation of a retired Minnesota carpenter whom The Associated Press exposed as a former commander in an SS-led unit, saying Friday that the 96-year-old is not fit for trial....

7/31/2015 11:36:25 AM

8 - Higher wages a surprising success for Seattle restaurant

SEATTLE (AP) -- Menu prices are up 21 percent and you don't have to tip at Ivar's Salmon House on Seattle's Lake Union after the restaurant decided to institute the city's $15-an-hour minimum wage two years ahead of schedule....

7/31/2015 10:59:13 AM

9 - The Latest: Price's arrival in Toronto delayed by flat tire

NEW YORK (AP) -- Here are the latest developments as Major League Baseball approaches its 4 p.m. EDT deadline Friday for trades where players do not first have to pass through waivers (all times Eastern):...

7/31/2015 1:29:26 PM

10 - Back to Beijing for 2nd Olympics in 14 years

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Throughout more than 120 years of Olympic history, no city has hosted both the winter and summer games. Now, Beijing will be the first do it - and in the span of just 14 years....

7/31/2015 10:11:13 AM


 

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