August 2017 | Issue 8
Best in MS Awards Deadline Approaching
Each November, the HBAM presents the Best in Mississippi Building & Remodeling Awards to recognize the outstanding work of builders and remodelers throughout the state.

This is a great opportunity to recognize the craftsmanship and excellence our members demonstrate every day.

The deadline to enter is August 25th, 2017

CLICK HERE or contact HBAM for more information.
Promote HBAM, Support Habitat, Buy a Car Tag
In a partnership with the Mississippi Habitat for Humanity, all proceeds from the specialty car tag sales are donated to assist Habitat in their statewide efforts.

This car tag serves as an opportunity to recognize the professionalism of the Home Builders Association of Mississippi and promote current members while encouraging others to join.

Learn more & buy a car tag at
Upcoming Events
1 Delta Chapter Meeting
3 Natchez Meeting
4 Carl Legett Fishing Tournament Begins
4 Southeast Seafood Jamboree
8 Mid MS Meeting
9 Stone County Meeting
Meridian Meeting
16 HBAJ Skeet & Trap Shoot
17 Pearl River Co. Meeting
24 GHHBA Meeting
24 HBAJ Casino Night
24 MS Coast Thirsty Thursday
25 Best in MS Awards Deadline
29 Southwest Meeting
Can you Catch the Big One? Not Too Late to Register for Tournament
The Home Builders Association of the Mississippi Coast  is hosting the 23rd Annual Carl Legett Memorial Fishing Tournament from August 4-6 and it's not too late to register! Join skilled anglers on the coast for a chance to win CASH PRIZES DAILY!

Not a fisher? Not a problem. Be sure to check out the car show, bikini contest and highly-anticipated beer belly competition!

Learn more and register today at!
HB&RA of Northeast MS Partners with WTVA for Home and Garden Expo
The Home Builders & Remodelers Association of Northeast Mississippi are teaming up with local WTVA to host the 2017 North MS Home & Garden Expo from September 16-17 in Tupelo.

This year's expo is expected to see the largest crowd yet by incorporating the Skills USA Skills Competition on Friday before the event begins the following day.

If you're interested in sponsoring the event or participating with a booth, contact Norma Jean at
August is a Month Full of Fun for HBAJ
This month, members of the Home Builders Association of Jackson will have plenty of opportunities to hang out and have fun with the upcoming skeet shoot and the Caribbean themed casino night.

The Wade Quin Skeet & Trap Shoot will take place on August 16th at the Capitol Gun Club. Both teams and individuals still have the opportunity to register. New this year, members can also utilize the Pistol Range on site. RSVPs are required for this event.

Members are also invited to a " Havana Night" on August 24th. The event is free to members, but guests will be charged. The casino night will feature  Blackjack, Craps, Roulette, Texas Hold 'Em. There will be a tutorial and instruction period before game play begins, so new players are welcome! Attendees are encouraged to wear  Caribbean style clothing. 

For more information or to RSVP for these events, contact Amy King at or (601) 362-6501.