"It's the biggest economic news we've had in Mayodan in years," Mayodan Mayor Jeff Bullins said.
received a letter this week from the North Carolina Rural Center
about a reuse and renovation grant worth $200,000.
was at first apprehensive about spending on incentives but realized it was necessary to stay competitive.
"It's very affirming that the town could be competitive with the other sites considered," Bullins
said, "and not only compete but be able to get a company with international status to come to Mayodan