Friday, August 27, 2010 | 2:30 p.m. CDT;
updated 4:16 p.m. CDT, Friday, August 27, 2010
COLUMBIA — Claire Opie, 5, had to give up her new blue balloon on Friday. But she gained a friend, high school senior Abbi Cleavinger.
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