STAR donation

Nine-year-old Isabella Kay Douglas, left, made this grapevine tree with a scarecrow, fall leaves and flowers for the STAR (Saving the Animals of Rowan) silent auction. Items are on display at The Citizens Bank lobby. Bidding ends Friday, Oct. 4, at 4 p.m. All proceeds go to the rescue of homeless, abused or neglected animals of Rowan County.