By Barb McKay
The mystery of the message in the balloon found on
In the May 7 edition of The Independent, we ran an article about a message that was found attached to a deflated green balloon stuck in a patch of reeds on
The Independent contacted the school district in
On Thursday, The Independent received a phone call from Lisa Reynolds of
“Most didn’t make it very far,” she said.
The balloon that made it to Kincardine belonged to her 11-year-old daughter, Sara.
“The principal pulled her down to his office and she thought she was in trouble,” Reynolds said. Instead, she was thrilled to learn about her balloon’s journey.
“It must be Sara’s karma,” Reynolds said. “She has that luck; the strangest things happen to her. She always wants to be heard and now she has been.”