A staple of on-site fundraisers at the Steubenville Area Relay for Life is an auction featuring sports memorabilia and general items.
This year's auction will get under way Friday at 8 p.m. under the stadium bleachers and be conducted by Gary W. Cain Realtors and Auctioneers, according to Rich Wilinski, auction chairman. Among the items up for bid are:
An autographed football by Hines Ward, Pittsburgh Steelers.
Three Steeler tickets, donated by Tom Graham.
Limo to and from Steeler game, donated by Rob Merriman.
A Duke University basketball coach's shirt.
A framed and matted Dave Barnhouse print, donated by Wayne Fulmer.
A homemade afghan, donated by Donna Ivkovich of Steubenville.
An area rug, donated by Smitty's Carpet.
A gift certificate to Abdalla's Steak House.
A gift certificate to Damon's.
A gift certificate to DeeJay's.
Gift basket, Choice Brands.
Thrifty Car Rental gift certificate.
Froehlich's Classic Corner, gift certificate.
Four tickets to the Worthington Wild Things.
Four gift certificates for dinners to U.S.A. Steak Buffet.