C. Hunter Ritchie was a school board member for several years during the 1970's and 1980's, serving as chairman of the Board for several years in the late 80's. A carpenter and builder by trade, Mr. Ritchie was known for his well-constructed custom homes in southern Fauquier County. Many who knew Mr. Ritchie would often refer to him as a "true Virginia gentleman." Ritchie Elementary School was built in 1990.
Saturday, May 18, 2013