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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 1:19 p.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 1:19 p.m. EDT

1 - Peshmerga troops start entering Syrian border town
2 - Maine nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride
3 - Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot
4 - 10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos
5 - Tim Cook: 'I'm proud to be gay'
6 - Plane crashes at Kansas airport, at least 2 dead
7 - Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site
8 - Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71
9 - US voters deciding on billions for conservation
10 - Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise
1 - Peshmerga troops start entering Syrian border town

SURUC, Turkey (AP) -- Ten Iraqi peshmerga fighters entered the embattled Syrian border town of Kobani via Turkey on Thursday, the first from among a group of 150 Kurdish troops headed there, activists said....

10/30/2014 10:29:34 AM

2 - Maine nurse defies Ebola quarantine with bike ride

FORT KENT, Maine (AP) -- All but daring Maine health authorities to go to court to have her confined, nurse Kaci Hickox went out on a bike ride Thursday in defiance of the state's voluntary quarantine for medical workers who have treated Ebola patients....

10/30/2014 12:20:21 PM

3 - Fearing Ebola? Doctors say get a flu shot

CHICAGO (AP) -- Fever? Headache? Muscle aches? Forget about Ebola - chances are astronomically higher that you have the flu or some other common bug....

10/30/2014 11:24:47 AM

4 - 10 Things to See: A week of top AP photos

Here's your look at highlights from the weekly AP photo report, a gallery featuring a mix of front-page photography, the odd image you might have missed and lasting moments our editors think you should see....

10/30/2014 11:39:51 AM

5 - Tim Cook: 'I'm proud to be gay'

NEW YORK (AP) -- Apple CEO Tim Cook says he's proud to be gay....

10/30/2014 10:03:17 AM

6 - Plane crashes at Kansas airport, at least 2 dead

WICHITA, Kan. (AP) -- A small plane lost power after takeoff and crashed into a building Thursday while trying to return to a Kansas airport, killing two people inside the building and injuring at least four others, officials said....

10/30/2014 12:50:33 PM

7 - Israel to reopen Jerusalem holy site

JERUSALEM (AP) -- Israeli authorities say they have decided to reopen a key Jerusalem holy site for Muslim worshippers on Friday....

10/30/2014 1:14:34 PM

8 - Menino, Boston's longest-serving mayor, dies at 71

BOSTON (AP) -- Thomas Menino, whose folksy manner and verbal gaffes belied his shrewd political tactics to govern as Boston's longest-serving mayor and one of its most beloved, died Thursday. He was 71....

10/30/2014 12:46:11 PM

9 - US voters deciding on billions for conservation

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) -- Voters across the nation are deciding whether to set aside billions of dollars for parks and preservation in what some environmentalists are calling one of the most significant elections for land conservation in American history....

10/30/2014 12:32:12 PM

10 - Not so sweet: Chocolate prices are set to rise

NEW YORK (AP) -- That bowl of chocolates for ninjas and ghosts won't cost you more this Halloween. Picking the perfect sweet for your Valentine could....

10/30/2014 1:19:33 PM


 

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