There will be a silent auction on March 14 to raise funds for Heath Loveless, a Monticello resident who recently underwent major surgery and has been hospitalized since February 23.

Dede Gibson painting

Auction items include a painting by Dede Gibson, a $50 gift certificate to the Village Steakhouse, a 12-month membership to ALLTIME Fitness 24/7, a 5-foot teak table, an inversion table, yard art, decorative items, plants and door hangers.

The auction will be held at the former Journey Church building on Edgewood Drive, east of U.S. 425 North (behind the new Union Bank branch) . The auction opens at 11 a.m. and closes at 6:30 p.m. Hotdogs, chips and drinks will be served at 4:30 p.m. All proceeds from the event will go to Loveless and his family. Donations are welcome. Some of the auction items are pictured here: