Otis Thornton named new Branch House executive director

18 July 2019, 6:30 am

After graduating from Texas Tech University, Thornton moved to Lee County, where he led the Appalachia Service Project’s work in Southwest Virginia into the mid-’90s. “I fell in love with the region,” ...... Read More »

Thornton 'T.D.' Barnes, Area 51 veteran: Why the proposed September storming of Area 51 is a terrible idea

17 July 2019, 8:11 am

Thornton D. “TD” Barnes, author, and entrepreneur, grew up on a ranch at Dalhart, Texas. He graduated from Mountain View High School in Oklahoma and embarked on a 10-year military career. Barnes ...... Read More »

Thornton to sail 104-foot ketch in Chicago to Mackinac Race

11 July 2019, 1:15 pm

SAN DIEGO (AP) — A year after winning line honors aboard a modern racing machine in the Chicago Yacht Club Race to Mackinac, businessman Peter Thornton plans to take a slower, more comfortable ...... Read More »

Billy Bob Thornton to bring his band, the Boxmasters, to Lindale

11 July 2019, 8:52 am

The trio recently added a July 28 stop at the Texas Music City Grill & Smokehouse-Lindale to its national tour. Since the 1990s, Thornton has been involved in motion pictures. He won an Academy ...... Read More »

Thornton scores 10 in 4th quarter, Wings beat Sparks 74-62

9 July 2019, 1:20 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kayla Thornton scored 10 of her 17 points in the fourth quarter, Kaela Davis scored a season-high 13 points and the Dallas Wings beat the Los Angeles Sparks 74-62 on Tuesday. ...... Read More »

Billy Bob Thornton will give away his shirt at band’s Columbia show. How you can win

7 July 2019, 9:00 pm

After a lengthy film career, you might recognize Thornton as a small-town Texas football coach, a drunken mall Santa or the NASA scientist who had the bright idea to blow up that asteroid. But for ...... Read More »

Thornton, Plaisance lead Wings past Mercury 69-54

20 June 2019, 4:52 pm

ARLINGTON, Texas (AP) — Kayla Thornton had 18 points and 11 rebounds, Theresa Plaisance added 12 points and 11 rebounds and the Dallas Wings beat the Phoenix Mercury 69-54 on Thursday night. Dallas ...... Read More »

Ski & Snowboard forecast near Thornton, TX

3 June 2019, 10:40 pm

Uh oh. There are no ski resorts near this location. Please try another location. ... Read More »

Slowik: Thornton Township workers deliver hurricane relief to Texas

5 October 2017, 11:38 am

I have no doubt that people in Thornton Township responded with great generosity and care by mounting a humanitarian effort to deliver water, clothing and other supplies this week to a Houston ...... Read More »

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