HBA Home Pros News

HBA Home Show Local News Coverage Recap

The HBA Home Show was all over the local news. Coverage included print outlets Springfield Business Journal, Springfield News-Leader, and Community Free Press; KTTS radio; and television news coverage on KOLR, KY3, and KSFX. Following is a sampling of some of the media coverage the Home Show received over the course of the week: KY3: ... Read More

New HBA Officers-Board Installed at Christmas Party

In addition to enjoying entertainment from the Skinny Improv, Christmas Party attendees observed the installation of new officers including: President - Matt Bailey, Bailey Company President-Elect - Galin Campbell, Galin Homes Treasurer - Sam Clifton, Millstone Custom Homes Secretary - Shannon Lee, Rock Solid Construction Enjoy a slideshow featuring photos from the Christmas Party. Many ... Read More

Sam Clifton Named HBA Builder of the Year - HBA Honors Industry Best at Annual Awards Gala

SPRINGFIELD, MO The Home Builders Association of Greater Springfield awarded outstanding builders and associate members for a variety of accomplishments at its annual Awards Banquet on Tuesday, September 21 at the Ramada Oasis Convention Center. “This industry has confronted its share of challenges during the past year and yet so many members have demonstrated they ... Read More

News-Leader: Nixa Voters Elect Clifton as Mayor

On Wednesday, April 7, the Springfield News-Leader featured a story regarding the outcome of Nixa's contested mayoral race. Nixa's new mayor and HBA builder member Sam Clifton of Millstone Homes was interviewed for the post-election story. April 7, 2010 Nixa voters elect Clifton as mayor Tara Muck News-Leader Nixa -- Voters in Nixa elected a ... Read More

Election Day Victory for HBA Board Member Sam Clifton

With higher than normal voter turn-out, builder and CBBT supported candidate Sam Clifton was victorious, receiving approx. 46% of the vote in a four-way race for Mayor. "I am eager to begin the process of engaging the citizens of Nixa in drafting a new strategic plan for the city," said Clifton. "I truly consider it ... Read More

HBA Remodelers Staff KY3's "Ask An Expert" Panel

On Wednesday, March 24, several members of the HBA Remodelors™ Council answered phones and responded to on-line questions from the public about remodeling projects. KY3's Cara Restelli also reported on the EPA's upcoming April 22 deadline for lead safety renovation training. This rule applies to projects, including window replacement, which disturb a lead painted surface ... Read More

HBA Secretary Clifton a Candidate for Nixa Mayor

Past HBA board member Tom Maher also files as candidate for Nixa AldermanHome builder Sam Clifton (Millstone Homes, LLC) this week announced his candidacy for mayor of Nixa. Clifton is one of four candidates to file as a candidate for mayor. The election will be held April 6, 2010. Clifton is a member of the ... Read More

SCS Home Entertainment Acquires Stereo One Springfield Operations

Despite Recession, Both Companies Now Poised for Home Market Success in 2010 Springfield, MO -- Local Home Entertainment and Custom Electronics Integration firms SCS Home Entertainment and Stereo One, Springfield, have reached an agreement whereby Springfield-based SCS will acquire significant operating assets from Stereo One Springfield.  The transaction will significantly improve SCS’s market position, while ... Read More

Springfield BDS Director Nick Heatherly Announces Retirement

The following news release was issued by the City of Springfield's Public Information Office late Monday, November 9: BDS DIRECTOR HEATHERLY ANNOUNCES RETIREMENT City of Springfield Building Development Services Director Nick Heatherly has announced his intention to retire effective Jan. 29, 2010. Heatherly has worked for the City for more than 23 years in the ... Read More