May 19, 2012
Greg Ritter, 52, has spent nearly two years learning how to read and write with the Moore County Literacy Council.
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'Doors are open that you could never walk in.'
In North Carolina and Moore County, roughly one in five adults lacks the basic reading and writing skills to function in daily life, according to the CASAS Adult Literacy Estimate.
Moore County native Greg Ritter has led a storied life with many trials.