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Photos of the day (12/4/2018): Georgia Southern helps celebrate the holiday season with the annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle

Santa Gus makes Eli Beck, 7 months, center, giggle during a visit with brother Easton, 6, and mom Kim during Tuesday's annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle at Georgia Southern University. (Statesboro Herald photo/Scott Bryant)

Georgia Southern University interim president Shelley Nickel flips the switch to kick off Tuesday's annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle at Georgia Southern University. (Statesboro Herald photo/Scott Bryant)

Georgia Southern students Shay Paulk, left, and Birginia Tinsley write letter to Santa Claus during Tuesday's annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle at Georgia Southern University. They said they asked Santa to bring an Eagles' victory in the Camillia Bowl. (Statesboro Herald photo/Scott Bryant)

Brittany Strickland helps son Jesse, 8, load up his hot chocolate with marshmallows during Tuesday's annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle at Georgia Southern University. (Statesboro Herald photo/Scott Bryant)

Elsa King, 4, bottom, and sister Emsley, 6, catch snowflakes in a giant snow globe during Tuesday's annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle at Georgia Southern University. (Statesboro Herald photo/Scott Bryant)

Lily Shaw, 11, enjoys the artificial snow falling during Tuesday's annual Lighting of Sweetheart Circle at Georgia Southern University. (Statesboro Herald photo/Scott Bryant)