2017 Balloons Over Wadsworth - MedinaGazette
ALEC SMITH / GAZETTE
A crew of balloonists works Saturday on their equipment at Wadsworth Municipal Airport before threatening weather canceled a launch that more than 1,000 people came to watch. Shown at near the engine is Denny Helmuth from Wooster; in the middle working on the ropes is Dick Frase from Massillon; on the left at rear is Tracie Schmolt from North Canton and at right rear is Kathy Helmuth, Denny's wife. At right is sponsor Ron Palitto.

ALEC SMITH / GAZETTE
A crew of balloonists works Saturday on their equipment at Wadsworth Municipal Airport before threatening weather canceled a launch that more than 1,000 people came to watch. Shown at near the engine is Denny Helmuth from Wooster; in the middle working on the ropes is Dick Frase from Massillon; on the left at rear is Tracie Schmolt from North Canton and at right rear is Kathy Helmuth, Denny's wife. At right is sponsor Ron Palitto.