Cobb County under severe weather
by Hilary Butschek
02:30 PM, Monday, April 20
Cobb County is under a tornado warning advisory issued by the National Weather Service until 2:45 p.m. The warning urges residents in Cobb to take cover now and move to a basement or the inner-most room of a building. Cobb is also under a severe t...

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