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38.3 percent: The increase of suicide rates in S.C. since 1999, according to the CDC.

Charleston Mayor John Tecklenburg is in Boston this week for the annual U.S. Conference of Mayors meeting. Source: AP

In the final days of the S.C. Republican primary, former Haley administration agency director Catherine Templeton is going after first-time candidate John Warren who has been polling close to her early looks at the Tuesday contest. Source: P&C/AP, The State

The State headline: “Stakes high for McMaster, Smith to avoid runoff in SC governor’s race”

Charlotte is a finalist for the 2020 Republican National Convention with Las Vegas. Source: Charlotte Observer

NPR headline: “Will Voters Tell Mark Sanford To ‘Take A Hike’ For His Criticism Of Trump?”

$400,000: The amount spent by the city of Charleston to remedy periodic flooding in problem areas around downtown. Source: P&C