troubleshooting Question

add background image to listbox control in web application with vb.net

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I am programatically trying to add a background image to each item in a listbox control. The first attached screen shot is a mockup of what I am trying to achieve.
The second screenshot is what I have so far. I want the listbox at the bottom of the screen to display an image for each item as per first screen shot.
The full code is as per attached code snippet.
Thanks in advance for any help given.
An extract of the code is below:
'*******************************************
    Private Sub LoadSuites()
        Dim dt As New DataTable
        Dim cmd As New SqlCommand
        'dt = GetDataTable(AppConnection, _
        '                 "usp_GetSuites", _
        '                 "@UserID", UserID, _
        '                 "@CompanyID", CompanyID, _
        '                 "@Instance", Instance)
        HttpContext.Current.Session("connStringValue") = GetConnectionString2()
        Dim Conn As SqlConnection = New System.Data.SqlClient.SqlConnection(HttpContext.Current.Session("connStringValue") & ";Initial Catalog=" & sDBName)
        Conn.Open()
        cmd.Connection = Conn
        cmd.CommandText = "usp_GetSuites"
        cmd.CommandType = CommandType.StoredProcedure
        'add command parameters
        cmd.Parameters.Add("@UserID", SqlDbType.Decimal, 18, 0)
        cmd.Parameters("@UserID").Value = UserID
        cmd.Parameters.Add("@CompanyID", SqlDbType.Decimal, 18, 0)
        cmd.Parameters("@CompanyID").Value = CompanyID
        cmd.Parameters.Add("@Instance", SqlDbType.VarChar, 14)
        cmd.Parameters("@Instance").Value = Instance
        Dim daloader As New SqlDataAdapter(cmd)
        Dim msgColor As New TableCell
        daloader.Fill(dt)
        '*******************************************
        With lbxSuites
            '.Attributes.Add("onmouseover", "this.style.cursor='pointer';")
            .Attributes.Add("onmouseout", "this.style.cursor='default';")
            '*******************************************
            '.Attributes.Add("style", "display: visible;")
            .Attributes.Add("onmouseover", "this.sytle.cursor='arrow';")
            '.Style("background") = "Tan"
            .Style("background-image") = "../Includes/Images/bg_button.png"
            '*******************************************
            .DataSource = dt
            .DataTextField = "Suite"
            .DataValueField = "Suite"
            '.CssClass = "MenuHeader"
            .DataBind()
            ' The listbox number of rows is set to 2 as asp.net renders
            ' listboxes with rows of 1 and below as DropDownlists
            If dt.Rows.Count > 2 Then
                .Rows = dt.Rows.Count
            Else
                .Rows = 2
            End If
            If dt.Rows.Count = 1 Then .Items(0).Selected = True
        End With
    End Sub
    '****************************************************

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