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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.

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  • 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 6:22 a.m. EST

AP Top Headlines At 6:22 a.m. EST

1 - Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response
2 - Human rights in spotlight after US-Cuba deal
3 - After turbulent year, Obama aims for quiet Hawaii getaway
4 - Iraq's Shiite fighters desert over shortages
5 - 2016 hopeful Ben Carson pledges support for Israel
6 - Tour agents: N. Korea may soon lift Ebola restrictions
7 - Falling oil prices worry Algeria
8 - 5 things to know about year-end tax breaks
9 - Tick-tock: Tips for last-minute shoppers
10 - Christmas 1914: The day even WWI showed humanity
1 - Obama says North Korea hacked Sony, vows response

WASHINGTON (AP) -- President Barack Obama declared that Sony "made a mistake" in shelving a satirical film about a plot to assassinate North Korea's leader, and he pledged the U.S. would respond "in a place and manner and time that we choose" to the hacking attack on Sony that led to the withdrawal. The FBI blamed the hack on the communist government....

12/20/2014 6:21:26 AM

2 - Human rights in spotlight after US-Cuba deal

HAVANA (AP) -- To many exiles and their allies, President Raul Castro is a brutal dictator who locks up dissenters in gulag-like jails, snuffs out political discourse and condemns his people to socialist poverty....

12/20/2014 12:14:18 AM

3 - After turbulent year, Obama aims for quiet Hawaii getaway

KAILUA, Hawaii (AP) -- A tumultuous year all but behind him, President Barack Obama set off for his annual winter getaway in Hawaii hoping for one thing: Quiet....

12/20/2014 5:54:27 AM

4 - Iraq's Shiite fighters desert over shortages

BAGHDAD (AP) -- Abu Murtada al-Moussawi answered the call last summer from Iraq's top Shiite cleric to help save the country from the Islamic State group, but after less than three months on the front lines he and several friends returned home because they had run out of food....

12/20/2014 1:17:21 AM

5 - 2016 hopeful Ben Carson pledges support for Israel

JERUSALEM (AP) -- In his first visit to Israel, prospective Republican presidential candidate Ben Carson said he is in awe of the Jewish state, inspired by its ancient holy sites, impressed by the resilience of people living in a perpetual conflict zone - and deeply disappointed in President Barack Obama....

12/20/2014 5:37:31 AM

6 - Tour agents: N. Korea may soon lift Ebola restrictions

TOKYO (AP) -- North Korea, never a country to take the threat of foreign invasion lightly, has been under virtual lockdown since October to keep the Ebola virus from crossing its borders. But two leading travel agencies that specialize in the small but growing North Korea market say they have confirmed that the North may be ready to open up its doors again soon....

12/20/2014 5:36:56 AM

7 - Falling oil prices worry Algeria

ALGIERS, Algeria (AP) -- With oil prices at their lowest in five years and showing few signs of hitting bottom, Algeria is feeling the pinch....

12/20/2014 5:30:20 AM

8 - 5 things to know about year-end tax breaks

WASHINGTON (AP) -- In an almost annual ritual, Congress has passed a last-minute package of temporary tax breaks, sparing millions of businesses and individuals from unwanted tax increases just weeks before start of filing season....

12/20/2014 3:05:37 AM

9 - Tick-tock: Tips for last-minute shoppers

PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) -- The clock is ticking, and your holiday shopping list isn't complete....

12/20/2014 12:09:15 AM

10 - Christmas 1914: The day even WWI showed humanity

PLOEGSTEERT, Belgium (AP) -- With British and German forces separated only by a no-man's land littered with fallen comrades, sounds of a German Christmas carol suddenly drifted across the frigid air: "Stille Nacht, Heilige Nacht" ("Silent Night, Holy Night")....

12/20/2014 6:22:26 AM


 

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