Second Time Is Charm At State Capitol Tree Lighting
Posted December 12, 2003 2:50 a.m. EST
RALEIGH, N.C. — The state Capitol officially kicked off the holiday season in Raleigh Thursday evening.
It took two tries, but Gov. Mike Easley turned on the lights at the annual tree lighting.
For the 10th year, a red cedar has served as the holiday tree.