ALTENBURG, MO (KFVS) - According to Superintendent Mr. Bleau Deckerd, Altenburg Public School 1st Grader Emaleigh Cairns got her wish granted by the Make A Wish Foundation on Thursday.
Emaleigh's wish was granted. In July, she will be taking her family to Walt Disney World in Florida.
"Emaleigh was diagnosed with cancer one year ago to the day and with the help of God, family, friends and wonderful physicians she is beating cancer," said Mr. Deckerd.
Emaleigh is the daughter of Nathan and Chris Cairns from Altenburg.
Nathan was not able to make the event, but he was able to join in from New Mexico via FaceTime on the Internet.
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