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AUGUST 18, 2014


Three Rivers employee wins senior worker award


Groundskeeper Bud Pinner has won the Missouri Outstanding Older Worker of the Year award for being an exemplary model of service and dedication in senior workers.

AUGUST 18, 2014


Interim Three Rivers President confident in face of changes


Three Rivers College Interim President Dr. Wesley Payne pushes forward to strengthen the insitution in order to better serve the higher education needs of Southeast Missouri.

AUGUST 5, 2014


Three Rivers announces new Center at Kennett Director


Three Rivers has announced that Kathy Ballard will serve as Director of its Center at Kennett, replacing Ann Matthews, who was appointed as Dean of Student Services in July.

JULY 30, 2014


Three Rivers College to host HiSET® test in Malden


Three Rivers College will host the HiSET® High School Equivalence Test (which has replaced the GED test) at its Center in Malden on Saturday, September 20 at 8 a.m.

JULY 28, 2014


Center Stage reveals 2014-2015 season


Center Stage - Three Rivers College's blended community/student theater company - has announced its 2014-2015 season, which will feature both classic and modern theater.

JULY 17, 2014


Ribbon-cutting held for Willow Springs partnership


Three Rivers College and Missouri State University-West Plains officially commemorated the opening of the South Central Education Consortium in Willow Springs on July 17.

JULY 10, 2014


Willow Springs to offer Electrical Technology courses


The South Central Education Consortium in Willow Springs is now accepting applications for students in its Electrical Technology program provided by Three Rivers this fall.

JULY 2, 2014


South Central Education Consortium to hold ribbon-cutting


The South Central Education Consortium will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house event on Thursday, July 17, at noon. The event is free and open to the public.

JUNE 23, 2014


Registration still open for Summer, Augmester sessions


Prospective students looking to get a leg up on their college classes can still register for upcoming Summer "B Session" and Augmester courses at Three Rivers College.

JUNE 19, 2014


South Central Education Consortium to offer EMT training


The South Central Education Consortium in Willow Springs is now accepting applications for students in its Emergency Medical Services (EMDS) program starting in the fall.

JUNE 17, 2014


Center at Dexter to offer Certified Med Tech course


Three Rivers will offer Certified Med Tech and Insulin Administration courses at its Center at Dexter this summer for qualified CNAs wishing to improve their qualifications.

JUNE 16, 2014


Three Rivers launches new program for working students


Three Rivers has announced the launch of a new program designed to make it easier for non-traditional students to quickly and affordably obtain an associate degree.

JUNE 12, 2014


Caruthersville, Portageville to hold registration events


Three Rivers College will hold student registration events for the Fall 2014 semester in June and July at the Caruthersville Public Library and the Delta Center in Portageville.

JUNE 11, 2014


South Central Education Consortium offers CMT course


The South Central Education Consortium in Willow Springs has announced that it will offer month-long, free Certified Med Tech courses this summer for qualified CNAs.

JUNE 9, 2014


Three Rivers launches new Alumni & Friends Program


Three Rivers College is launching a new Alumni & Friends Program that will help alumni and community members keep in touch with events and developments.

JUNE 3, 2014


Three Rivers President becomes MCCA Council Chairman


Three Rivers President Dr. Devin Stephenson has been chosen as the chairman of the Missouri Community College Association's Presidents/Chancellors Council.

JUNE 2, 2014


Three Rivers honors educators and allies at ACE Awards


Three Rivers honored four of its most valued community allies at its annual ACE Awards banquet, also honoring faculty and staff who have distinguished themselves.

MAY 21, 2014


Three Rivers celebrates Class of 2014 at Commencement


Three Rivers College packed the Black River Coliseum to celebrate the institution's newest graduating class on May 18, awarding of over 550 degrees and certificates.

MAY 21, 2014


High school graduates encouraged to use A+ Scholarship


Area high school graduates may be missing valuable opportunities to receive financial aid for summer classes at Three Rivers College by neglecting their A+ eligibility.

MAY 21, 2014


Local spelling prodigy advances to National Spelling Bee


Two-time Southeast Missouri Regional Spelling Bee winner Jade Ray Samanta will travel to the Scripps National Spelling Bee for a chance at the championship title.

MAY 15, 2014


South Central Education Consortium wraps first semester


The South Central Education Consortium - a partnership between Three Rivers College and the University of Missouri-West Plains - is wrapping up its first semester of classes.

MAY 14, 2014


Top students recognized at Student Excellence Awards


Three Rivers College recognized over 50 of its highest-performing students at its annual Student Excellence Awards ceremony on May 9 in the Tinnin Fine Arts Center.

MAY 5, 2014


Medical Laboratory Technology program extends deadline


The Department of Nursing and Allied Health at Three Rivers College has extended the application deadline for its Medical Laboratory Technology program to May 14.

MAY 2, 2014


Registration events coming to Caruthersville, Portageville


Three Rivers will hold student registration events in May, June, and July at the Caruthersville Public Library and the Delta Center in Portageville for Fall 2014 classes.

APRIL 30, 2014


Three Rivers Center at Kennett to hold Career Expo


Three Rivers College's Center at Kennett will hold a Career Expo on Friday, May 2, where students can learn about career programs and talk with area employers.

APRIL 28, 2014


Three Rivers cuts ribbon on new Kennett location


Three Rivers officially commemorated the opening of the new location of its Center at Kennett with a ribbon-cutting ceremony held April 24, followed by an open house.

APRIL 28, 2014


South Central Education Consortium seeks local art


The South Central Education Consortium in Willow Springs is hosting an opportunity to support and promote the work of local artists by soliciting artwork for permanent display.

APRIL 14, 2014


Political analyst Kevin Madden to speak at Commencement


CNN political analyst Kevin Madden will be the keynote speaker for Three Rivers College's Commencement ceremony on May 18 at 4 p.m. at the Black River Coliseum.

APRIL 11, 2014


Center at Kennett to hold ribbon-cutting, open house


Three Rivers will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony and open house event for the new location of its Center at Kennett on April 24. The ceremony is open to the public.

APRIL 10, 2014


Three Rivers to host Merchant Showcase, Car Show


Three Rivers College will host the 35th Annual Merchant Showcase on Saturday, April 26, from 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. in the Bess Activity Center. Admission for the public is $1.

APRIL 10, 2014


Ribbon-cutting for new softball clubhouse set for April 16


Three Rivers College will hold a ribbon-cutting ceremony for its new Softball Clubhouse building on the college's Poplar Bluff Campus on Wednesday, April 16, at 10:30 a.m.

APRIL 8, 2014


Three Rivers College to hold Career Expo in Malden


Three Rivers College will hold a Career Expo from 4 to 6:30 p.m. on Thursday, April 10 where students can learn about career programs and talk with area employers.

APRIL 7, 2014


Three Rivers College opens registration for Fall semester


Students may now register for Fall semester classes at Three Rivers College through Aug. 15. Registration is also open for Maymester, Summer, and Augmester classes.

APRIL 7, 2014


Music Dept. presents "Messiah" sing-a-long, recitals


The Three Rivers College Music Department will present a program of free recitals and musical events for the public in April, including a sing-along of Handel's "Messiah."

APRIL 1, 2014


Three Rivers College to host HiSET Test in Sikeston


Three Rivers College will host the HiSET® High School Equivalence Test (which has replaced the GED test) at its Center at Sikeston on Saturday, April 12 at 8 a.m.

MARCH 24, 2014


Center Stage to perform Godspell at Tinnin Center


Center Stage will present a production of the beloved musical Godspell on April 11-12 at 7 p.m. and April 13 at 2:30 p.m at the Tinnin Fine Arts Center in Poplar Bluff.

MARCH 24, 2014


Three Rivers Instructor given Excellence in Teaching Award


Instructor of Business Greg Hicks received the Governor's Award for Excellence in Teaching at a Missouri Community College Association awards luncheon in Jefferson City.

MARCH 24, 2014


Students named to All-Missouri Academic Team


Students Dustin Chaney and Megan Cook have been named to the Phi Theta Kappa All-Missouri Academic Team, an honor for the state's top community college students.

MARCH 20, 2014


Three Rivers renews President's contract for four years


At their March meeting, the Three Rivers College Board of Trustees approved renewing the contract of college president Dr. Devin Stephenson for another four-year term.

MARCH 19, 2014


Accreditation org satisfied with Three Rivers' progress


The Higher Learning Commission announced that Three Rivers College has successfully eliminated previously identified weaknesses that threatened its accreditation status.

MARCH 13, 2014


Three Rivers hosts high school band festival


To celebrate "Music in Our Schools Month," Three Rivers will host a High School Band Festival on March 18 at 6:30 p.m. featuring high school bands from across the region.

MARCH 10, 2014


Three Rivers extends deadline for Kennett LPN program


Three Rivers College's Department of Nursing and Allied Health has extended the application deadline for its Practical Nursing program in Poplar Bluff to April 7 at 5 p.m.

MARCH 10, 2014


Three Rivers breaks ground on new Grand Entrance


Three Rivers College commemorated the beginning of construction on its new Grand Entrance at a groundbreaking ceremony held March 10 on the Poplar Bluff Campus.

MARCH 9, 2014


Three Rivers hosts 16th annual District Music Festival


Fifteen high school bands and nine high school choirs will perform in the Tinnin Center as Three Rivers College hosts the 16th annual Three Rivers District Music Festival.

MARCH 8, 2014


Eagles tribute band rocks out at Tinnin Center


One of Branson's star acts will be filling the Tinnin Center with classic rock songs as Eagles tribute band Take it to the Limit comes to Poplar Bluff on March 27 at 7 p.m.

MARCH 7, 2014


Three Rivers alum advances to The Voice stage


Bernie native and Three Rivers College alumnus Coty Walker earned a spot on Team Usher to advance to the next round of competition of NBC's The Voice.

MARCH 6, 2014


Grand Entrance groundbreaking set for March 10


A groundbreaking for the Grand Entrance for the Three Rivers College Poplar Bluff Campus will be held at 10 a.m. Monday, March 10 across from the Tinnin Center.

MARCH 5, 2014


Three Rivers extends RN program application deadline


Three Rivers' Department of Nursing and Allied Health has extended the application deadline for its day and evening Registered Nurse program in Poplar Bluff to March 17.
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