'Grinch' Steals Decorations From Heath Brook

Giant figures taken from front lawn.

It seems like with every holiday season, there is a 'Grinch' lurking around to try and steal the joy that comes with it.

Principal Rosamond Dorrance confirmed that a thief or thieves stole two giant decorations from the front some time over the weekend.

One figure was a Ginger Bread Man and the other was a Nutckacker. They were located right next to the school sign, which is very near the road.

"We have been very lucky in the past. We have decorations all over the school," said Dorrance. "It's disappointing that they would target an elementary school."

Heath Brook serves children in Grades K-2.

According to Dorrance, each of the figures was around five-feet tall. She believes someone stopped at the school while driving by, grabbed them and took off again.

Anyone with knowledge of the theft, or the location of the decorations, is asked to call the

Mary December 22, 2011 at 10:00 PM
I can't believe anyone would even think of stealing Christmas Decorations. What is this world coming too? Bah Humbug!
denise December 23, 2011 at 02:31 AM
So sad someone would steal the decorations...that is why I believe in Karma!
Jennifer Fuller December 23, 2011 at 01:07 PM
Wow !!!! How horrible my daughter hopes the "police catch them and through them in jail" She loved those decorations.. Very sad .......
Dan December 23, 2011 at 01:47 PM
I'm not surprised with all the recent arrests of Screwballs in town. Hopefully what goes round, comes round!!!


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