Under pressure: Cobb PD’s dive team trains in hype...
by Ricky Leroux
11:00 PM, Saturday, February 13
MARIETTA — To be better prepared for what they will experience deep under the surface, the Cobb Police Department’s dive team ventured into the virtual depths with the help of a hyperbaric chamber. At HyperbarRX next door to WellStar Kennestone Ho...

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