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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 5 a.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 5 a.m. EDT

1 - Protests, arrests after Ohio officer's acquittal in 2 deaths
2 - Malaysia finds graves of suspected trafficking victims
3 - 'Bold' Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage in landslide
4 - China readies national carbon market to fight climate change
5 - Putin signs Russian law to shut 'undesirable' organizations
6 - Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on bus
7 - Poles vote in cliffhanger presidential election runoff
8 - At Cannes, Michel Franco's 'Chronic' looks death in the face
9 - B.B. King memorial more cheers than tears in Las Vegas
10 - Curry, Golden State rout Houston 115-80 to take 3-0 lead
1 - Protests, arrests after Ohio officer's acquittal in 2 deaths

CLEVELAND (AP) -- Police in riot gear made numerous arrests overnight as protesters took to the streets after a judge found a city police officer not guilty in the deaths of two unarmed black suspects killed in a barrage of police gunfire....

5/24/2015 12:23:06 AM

2 - Malaysia finds graves of suspected trafficking victims

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) -- Malaysian authorities said Sunday that they have discovered "mass graves" in more than a dozen abandoned camps used by human traffickers on the border with Thailand, where Rohingya Muslims fleeing Myanmar have been held. They did not say how many bodies were found....

5/24/2015 4:32:22 AM

3 - 'Bold' Ireland votes to legalize gay marriage in landslide

DUBLIN (AP) -- Ireland's citizens have voted in a landslide to legalize gay marriage, electoral officials announced Saturday - a stunningly lopsided result that illustrates what Catholic leaders and rights activists alike called a "social revolution."...

5/24/2015 4:41:37 AM

4 - China readies national carbon market to fight climate change

BEIJING (AP) -- At first, the numbers and company names flashing on a big board in Beijing's financial district suggest a booming market....

5/24/2015 1:39:28 AM

5 - Putin signs Russian law to shut 'undesirable' organizations

MOSCOW (AP) -- President Vladimir Putin signed a bill into law Saturday giving prosecutors the power to declare foreign and international organizations "undesirable" in Russia and shut them down....

5/24/2015 12:18:22 AM

6 - Women's walk across Koreas' DMZ denied; they cross on bus

DORASAN STATION, South Korea (AP) -- International women activists including Gloria Steinem and two Nobel Peace laureates on Sunday were denied an attempt to walk across the Demilitarized Zone dividing North and South Korea, but were allowed to cross by bus and complete what one of them called a landmark peace event....

5/24/2015 12:37:05 AM

7 - Poles vote in cliffhanger presidential election runoff

WARSAW, Poland (AP) -- Poles were voting Sunday in the final round of a cliffhanger presidential election race between the conservative incumbent Bronislaw Komorowski and an even more conservative challenger....

5/24/2015 4:25:44 AM

8 - At Cannes, Michel Franco's 'Chronic' looks death in the face

CANNES, France (AP) -- Death is something we'd all like to avoid. But director Michel Franco thinks a reluctance to look at the end of life is unhealthy....

5/24/2015 4:21:46 AM

9 - B.B. King memorial more cheers than tears in Las Vegas

LAS VEGAS (AP) -- A standing ovation for B.B. King and more cheers than tears marked a family-and-friends memorial of the late blues great's life and legacy Saturday in Las Vegas....

5/23/2015 7:56:21 PM

10 - Curry, Golden State rout Houston 115-80 to take 3-0 lead

HOUSTON (AP) -- Golden State coach Steve Kerr described Stephen Curry's performance Saturday night simply....

5/24/2015 1:14:32 AM


 

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