The Pros and the Cons: Libraries Aren’t What They Used To Be

Like hundreds if not thousands of libraries across the U.S., the Centralia MO library might have to close for lack of funding. Possible options include cutting back hours, merging with another library and/or a potential tax increase for citizens, but a few locals recall the old days when the library was a daily part of their lives, even during wartime. Story from the Columbia Missourian.