Dalyrmple will be at Launer Auditorium at Columbia College at 9:45 a.m. Wednesday to meet with students, administrators and community members.
Revenue from the quarter-cent children's services sales tax will be a major focus of the department.
Bryson's retirement will come after 28 years on the bench.
Flu is hitting hardest among those 25 to 49, but the number of cases being reported is down by nearly 800 from last year.
The $1.6 million expansion will include new classroom space, a multipurpose room, a community center and more space that can be used for prayer.
Arkansas spoils Missouri home opener, 196.050-194.650.
The Battle boys basketball team dropped a 68-43 decision to DeSmet Friday in St. Louis.
This is the second year the state commission has given the award and the first time Columbia has been recognized since its commission was established in 1974.
A vehicle drove into ditch off the westbound land of Interstate 70 and overturned multiple times.
A slow but steady economic recovery is generating more tax revenue than many states had anticipated, offering elected officials tantalizing choices about whether to ply voters with tax breaks, boost spending for favorite programs or sock away cash for another rainy day.
The state currently puts inmates to death with injections of lethal drugs, although existing law also permits use of lethal gas — the method by which 39 people were executed from 1938 to 1965.
A new report from the U.S. Surgeon General's office says the nation is at a crossroads, celebrating decades of progress against the chief preventable killer but not yet poised to finish the job.
Most of the cleanup work at the site will be on the west side of the property where the soil is most polluted. Another part of the site that has already been cleaned up was listed with the Environmental Protection Agency's Superfund program.
In a prepared statement, current Missouri Department of Mental Health Officials said the program meets nationally accepted standards for hospital care and is similar to programs in other states.