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May 17, 2018 The Hesston RecordMay 17, 2018 The Hesston Record

New Activities Coming To County Fair

Posted 8/3/2017

Record Staff

This Saturday at 10:30 a.m. Harvey County Sheriff Chad Gay will be speaking about issues in Harvey County.  The event will be moderated by Hesston Record publisher Robb Reeves, introducing Gay and his deputies as well as taking audience questions.

There will also be a demonstration of the Harvey County Sheriff’s Department drone. 

The Sheriff and Deputies will be taking “Live” questions from the audience. This forum is for Rural and City folks to get to know the Harvey County Sheriff Department.

Rural Security will be one topic on the agenda. Security expert Bob Collins will be present to discuss farm and ranch security methods for audience members curious about protecting their homes and farms.

At 1 p.m. Kansas State University will demonstrate an unmanned aircraft system in the livestock arena.

The fair will also be holding a drawing for a Skytech TK 106RHW quadcopter drone donated by Biggest Little City Media. Registration is through Aug. 5 for a chance to win the drone; all entries must be present to win with only one entry per person.

DWTA Helicopters of Wichita will be providing helicopter rides from the field south of the Demo Derby Arena.  Flights will be for up to three passengers. Rides are two minutes. 

DWTA Helicopters is an FAA/DOT Certified Commercial Air Carrier based in Wichita.