Stacy Knighten, a 10-year employee at the Rockingham Co-op in Harrisonburg, strings a crossbow Monday. Del. Todd Gilbert, R-Woodstock, has filed a bill to lift the ban on Sunday hunting in Virginia, the last of the state’s “blue laws.” (Photos Jason Lenhart / DN-R)
A sign on a shelf at Rockingham Cooperative in Harrisonburg advertises in-store sales on Monday for hunting gear. Advocates for lifting the Sunday ban on hunting in Virginia cite the millions of dollars spent on the activity.