Chris Hitt, owner of Hitt Plumbing Co., moved with his parents from Riverside to Apple Valley in 1960. Hitt started school in Apple Valley at Yucca Loma School. His first job was paper boy for the Victor Press newspaper. He then went to work for Bud Parker at Parker’s Garage.
“While going to Apple Valley High School, I worked for Hugh Golden at the Richfield Gas Station in the Village of Apple Valley and my dad (Carl Hitt) at Hi Desert Plumbers in the Village of Apple Valley.”