Store sales to benefit libraries

The volunteer group Friends of the Beaufort County Library has opened a new used-book store at the library in downtown Beaufort.

Proceeds from the store will support the libraries in Beaufort and Lobeco and on St. Helena Island, the group announced.

Hours are 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Fridays. The group plans to add Saturday hours soon.