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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 7:44 a.m. EDT

AP Top Headlines At 7:44 a.m. EDT

1 - Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildings
2 - Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed
3 - 10 Things to Know for Today
4 - 12 killed, 3 missing in avalanche on Everest
5 - White House updating online privacy policy
6 - Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane
7 - Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off
8 - Advice to Democrats: Don't say `recovery'
9 - AP PHOTOS: Marking Jesus' journey on Good Friday
10 - Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in 3 OTs
1 - Ukrainian insurgents reject call to quit buildings

DONETSK, Ukraine (AP) -- Pro-Russian insurgents in Ukraine's east who have been occupying government buildings in more than 10 cities said Friday they will only leave them if the interim government in Kiev resigns....

4/18/2014 7:28:43 AM

2 - Doomed ferry's sharp turn, slow evacuation probed

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) -- Investigations into South Korea's ferry disaster focused on the sharp turn it took just before it started listing and on the possibility that a quicker evacuation order by the captain could have saved lives, officials said Friday, as rescuers scrambled to find some 270 people still missing and feared dead....

4/18/2014 6:28:16 AM

3 - 10 Things to Know for Today

Your daily look at late-breaking news, upcoming events and the stories that will be talked about today:...

4/18/2014 6:38:37 AM

4 - 12 killed, 3 missing in avalanche on Everest

KATMANDU, Nepal (AP) -- An avalanche swept down a climbing route on Mount Everest early Friday, killing at least 12 Nepalese guides and leaving three missing in the deadliest disaster on the world's highest peak....

4/18/2014 5:23:05 AM

5 - White House updating online privacy policy

A new Obama administration privacy policy released Friday explains how the government will gather the user data of online visitors to WhiteHouse.gov, mobile apps and social media sites, and it clarifies that online comments, whether tirades or tributes, are in the open domain....

4/18/2014 7:40:56 AM

6 - Chinese relatives pray over lost Malaysian plane

PERTH, Australia (AP) -- Six weeks into the extensive search for the lost Malaysia Airlines plane without so much as a piece of debris yet found, several Chinese relatives met Friday to pray for spouses who never came home, while begging for answers that could end their misery of not knowing....

4/18/2014 3:46:56 AM

7 - Remembering an officer slain after bombs went off

BOSTON (AP) -- Like many other youngsters, Sean Collier wanted to be a police officer. Unlike most, he brought that dream to life - and then died doing it, becoming a central character in one of the most gripping manhunts the nation has ever seen....

4/18/2014 5:54:48 AM

8 - Advice to Democrats: Don't say `recovery'

WASHINGTON (AP) -- Election-year memo to Democratic candidates: Don't talk about the economic recovery. It's a political loser....

4/18/2014 3:38:04 AM

9 - AP PHOTOS: Marking Jesus' journey on Good Friday

Around the world, Christians are coming together in observance of Good Friday, which they believe was the day Jesus was crucified....

4/18/2014 7:44:15 AM

10 - Blues beat Blackhawks 4-3 in 3 OTs

ST. LOUIS (AP) -- In the first period, Ryan Miller looked like the goalie who limped home 0-5. For the final 80 minutes, 26 seconds, the St. Louis Blues saw the cool, confident backstop they acquired to make the deep playoff run they've long sought....

4/18/2014 3:47:31 AM