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Fire Spreads Smoke in UNC Alumni Center

Posted February 11, 2008 8:55 p.m. EST

— Firefighters battled a smoky kitchen fire Monday evening at the University North Carolina's George Watts Hill Alumni Center at 106 Stadium Drive.

It took Chapel Hill crews more than  half-hour to clear smoke from the building. Town police said grease in the kitchen caught fire.

The Hill Center was built in 1993, according to university information.