Photo courtesy of Larry Chambers
Independence Lumber Company will invest more than $5 million to rebuild and expand their sawmill. The company will retain 57 current jobs, create 25 new jobs at the site, and purchase 90 percent of its timber needs from Virginia forests.
Governor announces 50 new jobs in Grayson County

By Larry Chambers

Gov. Terry McAuliffe made a special trip to Grayson County Monday, to make two important economic development announcements that will provide 50 additional jobs to the area.
The Governor announced that Hansen Turbine, which operates a plant on Edmonds Road and manufactures coating spray applications for the aircraft and turbine parts coating industry, will invest $2.5 million to expand its plant in Grayson County, creating 25 new jobs.