East Bend native earns master’s degree

By Kitsey E. Burns

June 14, 2014

CULLOWHEE — Courtney Carol Phillips graduated May 9 with a master’s degree in early childhood education from Western Carolina University.

Phillips is employed by Haywood County Schools at Clyde Elementary School in Clyde. She is a resource teacher in grades three through five.

She is the daughter of Jennifer and David Phillips of East Bend and the granddaughter of Ruby H. Murphy and the late Richard L. Murphy and Mr. and Mrs. David Phillips, all of East Bend.