Magician to wow at trustees’ dinner

By Patricia Ann Speelman -

FORT LORAMIE — The Shelby County Trustees and Fiscal Officers have announced that Saturday, Nov. 14, is the deadline to purchase tickets for their popular Thanksgiving Supper fundraiser.

The dinner is scheduled for Nov. 19 at 6 p.m. in the St. Michael’s Hall in Fort Loramie. Open to the public, the dinner attracts more than 300 people annually.

This year’s meal features a menu of turkey, ham, dressing, mashed potatoes and gravy, corn, coleslaw, dinner rolls, pie and coffee.

The featured entertainer will be magician Drew Murray, who appeared on the TV show, “America’s Got Talent.”

Murray’s career has skyrocketed and his talents have enabled him to acquire an impressive client list ranging from professional sports teams such as the Cleveland Indians and the Cleveland Browns to some of the nations most recognized corporations such as Progressive, L’OREAL and Macy’s.

After a very successful year in 2013 with more than 250 performances ranging from private parties and festivals to large corporate functions, Murray is considered to be one of the busiest and most in demand magicians in his area.

Tickets cost $10 and are available by phone at 937-526-5600. They also can be purchased from any trustee or fiscal officer.

By Patricia Ann Speelman