Barbara Campbell once wished her little boy would say something. Anything.
Autism rendered her son, Ryan Barts, silent in his first few years.
Things have certainly changed.
"I'm a celebrity in Central Kentucky, I am, maybe in Kentucky," said Barts, now 22. His speech takes on its own particular cadence, especially when he is excited. "It's a wonderful thing, it is, a wonderful thing."
Read more of Mary Meehan's Kentucky.com article HERE.