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July 26, 2018


Cape Student Receives Paul & Joe Anne Ripley Scholarship to Attend Southeast

Garrett Todd Orr of Cape Girardeau has received the Paul & Joe Anne Ripley Scholarship to attend Southeast Missouri State University. Orr is the son of Kim and Jeana Orr of Doniphan and is a 2017 graduate of Doniphan High School. Orr graduated from Three Rivers College with an Elementary Education Degree and plans to begin Southeast in the Fall.

July 24, 2018


Registration Deadline Nears for Fall Classes at Three Rivers

Students looking to start classes at Three Rivers College should act quickly to enroll before the Fall registration deadline, according to officials at the College. Online and on-site registration will close at end of day August 10 at the Poplar Bluff campus at TRC, locations in Sikeston, Dexter, Kennett, and at the Cape College Center. The Fall semester starts on Monday, August 13.

July 24, 2018


Three Rivers to Host ‘Run 4 the Arts’ Four-Mile Run/Walk

Three Rivers College and the Three Rivers Endowment Trust will host the third annual “Run 4 the Arts” four-mile run/walk or one-mile walk at 9 a.m., Saturday, September 8, at the Three Rivers College Poplar Bluff Campus. All monies raised will continue to fund an endowed scholarship held by the Three Rivers Endowment Trust for Music and Art students attending Three Rivers College. Sponsorship opportunities are also currently available.

July 23, 2018


Three Rivers College to Host HiSET Test in Dexter

Three Rivers College will host the HiSET® High School Equivalency Test in Dexter this September. The exam will be offered at Three Rivers College’s Dexter location on Saturday, September 15, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m. The registration period for this test closes on September 13. Three Rivers – Dexter is located at 515A W. Market, Dexter.

July 23, 2018


Three Rivers College Licensed Practical Nursing Program Application Deadline Approaching

Three Rivers College is currently accepting applications for the LPN Program on the Poplar Bluff campus. The application deadline is October 1 at 4 p.m. Classes will run from January 2019 through December 2019.

July 11, 2018


Application Deadline Approaches for LPN-to-RN Bridge Program at Three Rivers College

The application deadline of September 1 for Three Rivers’ LPN-to-RN Bridge program in Sikeston and the Poplar Bluff day program is now approaching.

July 02, 2018


Center Stage to perform “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged” July 19-22

Center Stage will perform the fast-paced comedy “The Complete Works of William Shakespeare Abridged” at 7 p.m. July 19-21 and 2 p.m. July 22 at the Tinnin Fine Arts Center at Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff. Tickets are $10/$5 with TRC ID and are available at the Poplar Bluff Chamber of Commerce and the Three Rivers Student Accounts Office. Tickets also will be sold at the door.

June 28, 2018


Three Rivers Endowment Trust selects Keith Holloway as new chair

The Three Rivers Endowment Trust has selected its officers for new fiscal year. Leading the organization as its chair is Keith Holloway, whose term begins July 1 and runs through June 2019.

June 21, 2018


Local Students Receive Three Rivers Endowment Trust Scholarship

Incoming Three Rivers College students Caden Cannon, Malyssa Oldham, and Breann Harris, all of Doniphan, have received the Dick Brumitt Memorial Scholarship from the Three Rivers Endowment Trust.

June 04, 2018


Three Rivers College Honors Top Students at Student Excellence Awards

Three Rivers College recognized more than 50 of its highest performing students at its Annual Student Excellence Awards ceremony. Winners were chosen to represent each academic department and career education program, the Three Rivers external locations, honor societies, and major student organizations.

May 29, 2018


Three Rivers College Releases Spring 2018 Dean’s List

Three Rivers College has released its Dean’s List for the Spring 2018 semester. The honor is awarded to students taking 12 or more credit hours in a semester, who achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or above. Dean’s List honors are also used at graduation to help determine eligibility for honors or highest honors. See list of recipients . . .

May 17, 2018


Lady Raiders NJCAA National Championship Play

Lady Raiders Softball Coach Jeff Null reports that the Lady Raiders lost their first game in the NJCAA National Championship tournament, falling to #5 Southern Idaho 8-0.

May 15, 2018


District J Champions Lady Raiders Softball Team Advances to National Playoffs

History in the making: For the first time in Three Rivers’ history, the Lady Raiders Softball Team is the Region XVI and District J champs and is playing in the 2018 NJCAA Division I Softball National Championship in St. George, UT!

May 15, 2018


Elizabeth Deken and Michael Malone Named TRC Teachers of the Year

Three Rivers College has selected faculty members Elizabeth Deken, Professor of Engineering Technology, and Dr. Michael Malone, Adjunct Instructor in the Information Technology Specialist program, as the College’s Teacher of the Year and Adjunct Teacher of the Year. The awards were presented at the Greater Poplar Bluff Area Chamber of Commerce Teacher of the Year Banquet.

May 14, 2018


Local Poplar Bluff Student Receives Ozark Federal Credit Union Scholarship to Attend Three Rivers

Crystal Thomas of Poplar Bluff has received the Ozark Federal Credit Union Scholarship to attend Three Rivers College.

May 10, 2018


Early College Program Coming This Fall to Cape Public Schools Class of 2020

Members of the Cape Girardeau Public Schools Class of 2020 will get the opportunity to jump-start their future beginning this fall in a new Early College Program in which they may pursue an Associate of Arts or the CORE 42 statewide general education curriculum simultaneously with their high school diploma.

May 09, 2018


Applications now being accepted for the Paul & Joe Anne Ripley Scholarship for Ripley County TRC graduates

Applications are now being accepted for the Paul & Joe Anne Ripley Scholarship, through June 8, 2018. Open to graduates from Ripley County high schools (Doniphan, Naylor, or West Point Christian Academy) or who hold a valid HS equivalency certificate (GED or HiSET) who are graduating from TRC and transferring to complete a baccalaureate degree.

May 08, 2018


Three Rivers Student Receives Brenda Murphy Gettings Memorial Scholarship

Amanda Cordell, a Nursing student at Three Rivers College, has been awarded the Brenda Murphy Gettings Memorial Scholarship.

May 08, 2018


SIXTH ANNUAL GOLF TOURNAMENT SCHEDULED

The Three Rivers Endowment Trust will host its Sixth Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, June 15, at Westwood Hills Country Club in Poplar Bluff.

May 03, 2018


Schedule changes for Lady Raiders Softball District Playoff games due to weather

Weather has forced changes in the schedule for the District J Playoff featuring the Three Rivers College Lady Raiders Softball Team. The games at Rains Field are now set for noon May 5; 30 minutes following Game 1; and, if a third game is needed, noon May 6. Admission is $5 for adults, $3 for high school and college students with ID, and free for ages 6 and younger.

May 02, 2018


Region XVI Champions Lady Raiders Softball Team advance to District Playoff

For the first time in team history, the Three Rivers College Lady Raiders Softball Team are the Region XVI champs, and they will play this weekend for the opportunity to go to the National Championship tournament.

May 01, 2018


Sen. Roy Blunt to visit Three Rivers College - Sikeston

U.S. Sen. Roy Blunt (R-Missouri) will visit Three Rivers College – Sikeston at 3:45 p.m. May 2.

April 26, 2018


Three Rivers to Hold Spring Mass Casualty Training

Three Rivers College will hold its biannual mass casualty training event from 8-11 a.m. May 2 in the Bess Activity Center on the Poplar Bluff Campus of Three Rivers College.

April 26, 2018


Pell Grant to cover cost of Summer classes for qualifying TRC students

Starting this summer, qualifying students will be able to access additional Pell funds to pay for Summer classes.

April 18, 2018


Moscow Festival Ballet to perform The Sleeping Beauty at Three Rivers College

The Three Rivers College Patrons of the Arts Society will round out its 2017-2018 season with a performance of “The Sleeping Beauty” by the Moscow Festival Ballet at the Tinnin Fine Arts Center on Monday, April 30, at 7 p.m. The performance is sponsored by Kissinger & Kirkman Investment Centre.

April 18, 2018


Brayden Armes wins Three Rivers College’s Southeast Missouri Regional Spelling Bee

Brayden Armes, a seventh-grader from St. Joseph Catholic School in Farmington is the champion of the Three Rivers College Southeast Missouri Regional Spelling Bee. Armes now advances to compete in the 2018 Scripps National Spelling Bee in the Washington, D.C., area. It will be broadcast on ESPN channels May 29-31.

April 16, 2018


Faurecia donates stretcher to Three Rivers EMS Program

Faurecia in Dexter donated a full X-frame EMS stretcher with backboard to Three Rivers College for use in its Emergency Medical Technician and Paramedic programs.

April 13, 2018


Three Rivers College selects Karon Campbell as the recipient of the 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award

Three Rivers College will honor Karon (Walker) Campbell, the recipient of its 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award, at a reception at the Tinnin Fine Arts Center on Thursday, April 26, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The reception will be open to the public.

April 09, 2018


TRC-Dexter students receive scholarships funded by Trivia Night

The Keith Mitchell family made a named gift to Three Rivers College - Kennett. The donation includes naming rights for the atrium of the building.

March 23, 2018


Olé Music & Dance of Spain brings an evening of flamenco dancing to the Tinnin Center

The Patrons of the Arts Society continues its 2017-18 season with Olé Music & Dance of Spain, a flamenco dance troupe that will perform at 7 p.m. March 29 at the Tinnin Fine Arts Center on the campus of Three Rivers College in Poplar Bluff. The performance is sponsored by Las Margaritas, Maya’s, and Taco Taco.

March 22, 2018


Scholarships awarded to Three Rivers College students

For Spring Semester, Three Rivers College awarded scholarships to 12 students for outstanding academic achievement, as well as financial need.

March 09, 2018


TRET Excellence Fund grants awarded to Three Rivers College projects

The Three Rivers Endowment Trust recently surprised the winners of its Excellence Fund grants with a “Prize Patrol.” Five grants were awarded to selected Three Rivers College faculty and staff members for projects that will help improve the College’s ability to educate and serve our students. Funds for the grants were made possible thanks to community members, employee donations, and fundraising events.

March 09, 2018


TRC-Dexter students receive scholarships funded by Trivia Night

Three students enrolled at Three Rivers College - Dexter were awarded scholarships for the Spring semester. The funds for the scholarships were raised at the Trivia Night held in October. The event was co-sponsored by the Dexter Chamber of Commerce and Three Rivers Endowment Trust. Several local businesses and individuals also participated in the event.

February 27, 2018


Three Rivers College Releases Fall 2017 Dean’s List

Three Rivers College has released its Dean’s List for the Fall 2017 semester. The honor is awarded to students taking 12 or more credit hours in a semester, who achieve a grade point average of 3.5 or above. Dean’s List honors are also used at graduation to help determine eligibility for honors or highest honors.

February 19, 2018


Three Rivers College announces FY19 Priorities at Annual Strategic Planning Retreat

Three Rivers College planning managers gathered recently for the College’s Annual Strategic Planning Retreat. College President Dr. Wesley Payne outlined the 2018-19 strategic planning priorities, which managers will use in developing their goals, action plans, and budgets for FY19.

February 14, 2018


Application Deadline Approaches for Nursing Programs at Three Rivers

The application deadlines for several Three Rivers College Nursing programs in Poplar Bluff and Kennett are approaching.

January 22, 2018


“The Country Mouse and the City Mouse” presented to local elementary students

The Patrons of the Arts presented “The Country Mouse and the City Mouse,” a children’s theater show from the Imaginary Theatre Company of St. Louis to elementary students.

November 28, 2017


Branson’s Best in A Capella Heads to the Tinnin Center


The Patrons of the Arts 2017-18 season continues with SIX, an a capella band of brothers straight from Branson, at 8 p.m. on December 7.

November 28, 2017


APRIL Project Uses Assessment to Improve Student Learning


Three Rivers College recently completed a three-year project known as Assessment and Program Review to Improve Learning (APRIL).

November 16, 2017


Three Rivers' Music Department Brings Holiday Cheer with ‘Holiday Dreaming’


The Music Department will continue its 2017-18 season with a festive-themed 'Holiday Dreaming' performance at 7 p.m., Nov. 28 in the Tinnin Center.

November 7, 2017


History Comes Alive with ‘An Evening with Mark Twain’ at the Tinnin Center


The Patrons of the Arts 2017-18 season continues with the long-running, hilarious, and historical re-enactment 'An Evening with Mark Twain.'

November 1, 2017


Three Rivers College Opens Distinguished Alumni Nominations


Three Rivers College has opened nominations for its 2018 Distinguished Alumni Award, to be awarded by the College in spring 2018.

October 26, 2017


Center Stage Opens 2017-18 Season with 'Once Upon a Mattress'


Center Stage opens its 2017-18 season with the musical comedy 'Once Upon a Mattress,' 7 p.m. November 2-4 and 2 p.m. on November 5.

October 26, 2017


'Inner Space' Exhibition Opens at Tinnin Center Art Gallery


The Tinnin Center Art Gallery will continue its 2017-18 season with 'Inner Space,' featuring the works of Minnesotan sculptor Kim Matthews.

October 23, 2017


Agreements Ease Transfer for Three Rivers Nursing, Education Grads to Southeast


Southeast Missouri State and Three Rivers have signed agreements easing transfer of TRC grads between their nursing and teacher education programs.

October 23, 2017


Three Rivers Endowment Trust Adds New Board Members


Two Poplar Bluff residents, Christy Frazier-Moore and Matt Funke, have joined the Three Rivers Endowment Trust's board of directors.

October 4, 2017


Deadline Extended for New LPN Program in Poplar Bluff


The application deadline for Three Rivers College’s new Practical Nursing Program in Poplar Bluff has been extended from Oct. 2 to Oct. 20.

October 2, 2017


Chinese Acrobats Return Death-Defying Agility to Tinnin Center


The Patrons of the Arts Society continues its 2017-18 season with a show of Chinese Acrobats on Thu., Oct. 12, at 7 p.m. in the Tinnin Center.

August 21, 2017


Three Rivers' Patrons of the Arts Society Launches 2017-18 Season


The Patrons of the Arts Society has announced its upcoming 2017-18 season, which will include the return of Russian ballet and Chinese acrobats.

August 21, 2017


Application Deadline Extended for LPN-to-RN Programs at Three Rivers


The application deadline has been extended to Sept. 15 for TRC's daytime LPN-to-RN Bridge programs in Poplar Bluff and Sikeston.

August 9, 2017


Application Deadline Approaches for LPN-to-RN Programs at Three Rivers


The September 1 application deadline is approaching for TRC's LPN-RN Bridge programs in Poplar Bluff and Sikeston.

August 1, 2017


Welding Classes Now Offered in Dexter by Three Rivers


Three Rivers College has begun offering welding classes at its Three Rivers – Dexter location, starting in the upcoming Fall semester.

July 25, 2017


'Run 4 The Arts' With TRC to Support Fine Arts Education


Three Rivers College will host the second annual 'Run 4 The Arts' four-mile run/walk on Saturday, September 9 at 9 a m. at its Poplar Bluff Campus.

July 10, 2017


Center Stage Finishes 2016-17 Season with ‘The Foreigner'


Center Stage will close out its 2016-17 season with Larry Shue's comedy 'The Foreigner' at 7 p.m., July 20-22, and 2 p.m. on July 23.

June 29, 2017


Three Rivers Endowment Trust Elects New Chair


Regina Griffin of Doniphan has been selected to lead the Three Rivers Endowment Trust during 2017-18.

June 19, 2017


Three Rivers Takes Over LPN Program in Poplar Bluff


Three Rivers has announced that it will take over sponsorship of the LPN program previously run by the Poplar Bluff Technical Career Center.

June 14, 2017


TRC to Hold Enrollment Event During 5K Fundraiser


Three Rivers - Dexter will hold an Enrollment Rush event in conjunction with the Raider Run, Walk & Wag 5K Run/Walk fundraiser on Saturday, July 8.

June 5, 2017


Three Rivers Hosts Summer Career Exploration Camp


Three Rivers College will host a Summer Career Exploration Camp for youth in grade 6 through age 16 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., June 13-15.

June 1, 2017


Three Rivers to Hold 'Raider Run, Walk & Wag' 5K Run/Walk in Dexter


Three Rivers College will hold its first 'Raider Run, Walk & Wag' 5K run/walk fundraiser on Saturday, July 8 at 8 a.m. at the East Park in Dexter.

May 26, 2017


Three Rivers Celebrates Class of 2017 at Commencement Ceremony


Three Rivers filled the Black River Coliseum in Poplar Bluff on Friday, May 19, to celebrate the institution's graduating class of 2017.

May 23, 2017


Three Rivers Honors Top Students at Student Excellence Awards


Three Rivers recognized over 40 of its highest-performing students from across the college at its Annual Student Excellence Awards ceremony on May 12.

May 9, 2017


Tickets On Sale for TRC's Second Annual 'Day at the Ballpark' Event


Tickets are now on sale for Three Rivers College's second annual 'Day at the Ballpark' event, held at Busch Stadium, July 29, at 6:15 p.m.

May 8, 2017


Sikeston Resident Receives Peggy Jepsen Memorial Scholarship


Sikeston LPN-RN Bridge nursing student Christian Baker recently received the Peggy Jepsen Memorial scholarship.

April 26, 2017


Three Rivers to Host Fifth Annual Fundraising Golf Tournament


The Three Rivers Endowment Trust will host its fifth Annual Golf Tournament on Friday, June 16, at Westwood Hills Country Club in Poplar Bluff.

April 26, 2017


Three Rivers Endowment Trust Recognizes Exceptional Volunteers


The Three Rivers Endowment Trust recently recognized two of its volunteers, Margaret Orlando and Brad Thielemier, for exceptional service and support.

April 24, 2017


Three Rivers College to Hold Dedication Ceremony for New Classroom Building


Three Rivers will hold a dedication ceremony for the Robert W. Plaster Free Enterprise Center on Thursday, April 27, on the Poplar Bluff Campus.

April 19, 2017


Patrons of the Arts Caps Off 2016-17 Season with Russian Ballet


The Patrons of the Arts Society will round out its 2016-17 season with the Russian National Ballet Theatre performing Tchaikovsky's 'Swan Lake'

April 19, 2017


Music Department Presents Two Free Concerts in April


The Three Rivers Music Department will present two free concerts in April, 'Life, Love, Loss, and Renewal,' and 'Charlie and Company.'

April 13, 2017


Stan Berry Honored as Second Annual Distinguished Alumni Recipient


Three Rivers will honor Distinguished Alumni Award recipient Stan Berry, at a reception at the Tinnin Center on Monday, May 1, from 4-6 p.m.

April 3, 2017


Deadline Extended for LPN Program in Kennett


The Practical Nursing application deadline, prev. March 31, has been extended to April 18 to allow prospective students more time to complete registration.

March 23, 2017


Three Rivers Holds Open House for University Center


Three Rivers is holding an open house event on April 7 to showcase the new University Center to the community and prospective students.

March 7, 2017


Center Stage Rocks Out with 'Grease the Musical' at Tinnin Center


Take a trip to the days of leather jackets and bobby sox with Center Stage's production of the original rock 'n' roll high school musical, 'Grease!'

February 23, 2017


Three Rivers Launches Transfer Mentorship Program with Southeast Missouri State University


Three Rivers and Southeast Missouri State launched a Transfer Mentorship Program at a memorandum signing event held at Three Rivers College on Feb. 23.

February 9, 2017


Three Rivers College to Host High School Equivalency Test in Caruthersville


Three Rivers College will host the HiSET® High School Equivalency Test at TRC's Caruthersville location on Sat., Mar. 18, from 8 a.m. until 4 p.m.

February 7, 2017


Priority Deadline Approaching for Prospective Physical Therapist Assistant Students


Local residents seeking Physical Therapist Assistant (PTA) training should act quickly if they want to secure valuable education opportunities.

January 31, 2017


Application Deadline Approaches for Nursing Programs at Three Rivers


The latest application deadlines for Three Rivers College's RN, LPN, and LPN-to-RN Bridge programs in Poplar Bluff and Kennett are now approaching.

January 26, 2017


Patrons of the Arts, Center Stage Present Dinner Theater for Valentine's Day


Patrons of the Arts and Center Stage present a dinner theater performance of 'Jerry Finnegan's Sister' on Valentine's Day at 7 p.m. at the Black River Hall.

January 23, 2017


Three Rivers' Music Department Hosts 26th Annual Jazz Festival


Jazz bands from across Southeast Missouri will perform in the Tinnin Center at the 26th Annual Jazz Festival on Feb. 9 and 11.

January 5, 2017


'My Father's Dragon' Adapts Newbery Winner for the Stage


'My Father's Dragon,' a children's theater show performed by the Imaginary Theatre Company, will come to the Tinnin Center, Jan. 22 at 2 p.m.

January 3, 2017


Registration for Spring Semester Continues at Three Rivers


Students looking to start classes at Three Rivers still have time left to enroll in Spring semester classes before the Jan. 13 deadline.

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