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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.

Come Enjoy your hometown TREASURE! 


  • 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 4:30 a.m. EST

AP Top Headlines At 4:30 a.m. EST

1 - Horror in Japan as video purports to show hostage beheaded
2 - Analysis: The world's problems enter Japan's psyche, again
3 - Family of Jordanian pilot held by Islamic State demands word
4 - US prosecutors: New spy case shows Russia up to old tricks
5 - Storm crawls into Midwest, threatens Northeast
6 - Detectives review video to find clues in 'Suge' Knight case
7 - Historic balloon flight ends off Mexican coast
8 - Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub
9 - Seahawks repeat a scary prospect for NFL
10 - Sons represent late Junior Seau at Hall of Fame announcement
1 - Horror in Japan as video purports to show hostage beheaded

TOKYO (AP) -- Appalled and saddened by news Sunday of journalist Kenji Goto's beheading, apparently by Islamic State extremists, Japan ordered heightened security precautions, but vowed not to give in to terrorism....

2/1/2015 2:40:12 AM

2 - Analysis: The world's problems enter Japan's psyche, again

TOKYO (AP) -- The Japanese, who inhabit one of the safest countries in the world, have been reminded in brutal fashion that the world is a dangerous place....

2/1/2015 2:59:27 AM

3 - Family of Jordanian pilot held by Islamic State demands word

AMMAN, Jordan (AP) -- Worried relatives of a Jordanian fighter pilot asked their government Sunday to be more open about negotiations for his release, after a second Islamic State group hostage was shown beheaded in a video purportedly from the militants....

2/1/2015 4:12:26 AM

4 - US prosecutors: New spy case shows Russia up to old tricks

NEW YORK (AP) -- Three men accused in the latest Russian spy case didn't hide behind fake identities and weren't stealing military secrets. The evidence even suggests they were annoyed that their assignment wasn't more like a James Bond film....

2/1/2015 2:23:42 AM

5 - Storm crawls into Midwest, threatens Northeast

CHICAGO (AP) -- A storm that gathered steam over the southern Rockies moved into the Midwest early Sunday and is expected to dump more than a foot of snow as it moves toward New England, which is still recovering from a winter walloping it received just a few days ago....

2/1/2015 3:09:22 AM

6 - Detectives review video to find clues in 'Suge' Knight case

LOS ANGELES (AP) -- Investigators were reviewing a video of an incident in which Marion "Suge" Knight struck two men with his pickup - leaving one dead and the other injured - to help shed light on whether the rap music mogul was a perpetrator or victim in a case that led to his arrest....

2/1/2015 3:28:36 AM

7 - Historic balloon flight ends off Mexican coast

ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) -- Troy Bradley might have been exhausted and a bit dehydrated, but the words printed on his T-shirt said it all: "Failure is not an option."...

2/1/2015 3:41:54 AM

8 - Whitney Houston's daughter found unresponsive in tub

ROSWELL, Ga. (AP) -- The daughter of late singer and entertainer Whitney Houston was found unresponsive, face down in a bathtub Saturday and taken to a hospital in the north Atlanta suburbs, police said....

1/31/2015 5:24:16 PM

9 - Seahawks repeat a scary prospect for NFL

PHOENIX (AP) -- Here are some scary thoughts for the rest of the NFL:...

2/1/2015 2:36:06 AM

10 - Sons represent late Junior Seau at Hall of Fame announcement

PHOENIX (AP) -- One by one, the newest members of the Pro Football Hall of Fame stepped onto the stage as their names were called. When the eighth man elected Saturday, the late Junior Seau, was announced, his two sons stood with the group....

1/31/2015 10:59:27 PM


 

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