For some, Christmas has become a commercial enterprise, with too much emphasis on material possession. However, for the town of Elgin they pride themselves in spreading the spirit of Christmas to even the smallest of residents.

A normal school day for most became a fun-filled, Grinchified day at Elgin Elementary school. During Mrs. Pebeahsy’s Pre-K class, students were dressed up and ready to play pin the heart on the Grinch.