Welcome to the Rhea County, Tennessee information site.

This website will give you a wealth of information on one of the most historical and progressive counties in Tennessee. With the Tennessee River bordering our eastern side and mountain ranges on the west, Rhea County is one of the most beautiful places you'll find anywhere. Rhea County is home to the famous Scopes trial (or monkey trial) where William Jennings Bryan and Clarence Darrow debated the theory of evolution. With 45 industries, including the site of a nuclear reactor built by TVA, Rhea County offers unlimited business opportunity as well.

The Monkey Trial
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