Cobb officials: No need to panic over Texas Ebola ...
by Emily Boorstein
04:00 AM, Wednesday, October 01
MARIETTA — Although federal officials confirmed the first case of Ebola has been diagnosed in the U.S. on Tuesday, local officials say there is no need to panic in Cobb. Dr. Dan Stephens, chairman of Cobb and Douglas Public Health, said the nature...

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