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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 4:21 a.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 4:21 a.m. EDT

1 - 2 tank shells hit fuel tank at Gaza power plant
2 - US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty
3 - Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors
4 - $1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice
5 - Annoying minor floods are increasing on US coasts
6 - AP PHOTOS: NKorea opens summer camp for kids
7 - Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, NY policeman hurt
8 - Immigration debate roils politics in ... Maine?
9 - Hiker, 13, missing in California national park
10 - NBA, Clippers eager for Sterling out, Ballmer in
1 - 2 tank shells hit fuel tank at Gaza power plant

GAZA CITY, Gaza Strip (AP) -- Israeli tank shells hit a fuel tank of the Gaza Strip's only power plant on Tuesday, forcing the plant to shut down, a spokesman for Gaza's electricity distribution company said. A huge cloud of black smoke rose over the coastal city....

7/29/2014 3:27:26 AM

2 - US: Russia violated 1987 nuclear missile treaty

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In an escalation of tensions, the Obama administration accused Russia on Monday of conducting tests in violation of a 1987 nuclear missile treaty, calling the breach "a very serious matter" and going public with allegations that have simmered for some time....

7/29/2014 1:16:36 AM

3 - Study: 35 percent in US facing debt collectors

WASHINGTON (AP) -- More than 35 percent of Americans have debts and unpaid bills that have been reported to collection agencies, according to a study released Tuesday by the Urban Institute....

7/29/2014 2:49:21 AM

4 - $1,000 pill now hepatitis C treatment of choice

WASHINGTON (AP) -- A $1,000-per-pill drug that insurers are reluctant to pay for has quickly become the treatment of choice for a liver-wasting viral disease that affects more than 3 million Americans....

7/29/2014 3:11:21 AM

5 - Annoying minor floods are increasing on US coasts

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Along much of America's coasts, the type of flooding that is more annoying than dangerous has jumped more than fivefold in the last 50 years, the federal government reported Monday....

7/28/2014 9:09:46 PM

6 - AP PHOTOS: NKorea opens summer camp for kids

WONSAN, North Korea (AP) -- Summer camp in North Korea? It's got one - and it's got everything from giant water slides and a private beach to video games and volleyball courts. Oh, and, of course, a big bronze statue of the late leaders Kim Il Sung and Kim Jong Il surrounded by adoring children....

7/29/2014 2:44:57 AM

7 - Abuse suspect dead; 2 marshals, NY policeman hurt

NEW YORK (AP) -- A California man who skipped town after being accused of molesting a boy was killed and three law enforcement officers trying to arrest him were wounded in a daytime shootout inside a small smoke shop in one of New York's most bustling neighborhoods, officials said Monday....

7/29/2014 1:52:34 AM

8 - Immigration debate roils politics in ... Maine?

LEWISTON, Maine (AP) -- In the whitest U.S. state, thousands of miles from the Mexican border, the debate over immigration is quickly becoming a central issue in one of the nation's most closely watched governor's races....

7/29/2014 1:55:59 AM

9 - Hiker, 13, missing in California national park

KINGS CANYON NATIONAL PARK, Calif. (AP) -- A 13-year-old boy has gone missing while hiking at Kings Canyon National Park in Central California....

7/29/2014 2:03:35 AM

10 - NBA, Clippers eager for Sterling out, Ballmer in

The NBA and the Los Angeles Clippers are ready to move on, even if Donald Sterling wants to keep fighting....

7/29/2014 3:15:00 AM