A new deputy in town
Patricia Gonzales steps into new role as deputy marshal, credits experience as parole officer
October 16, 2019
Patricia Gonzales is the new deputy marshal in the town of Hanna. She has been on the job since the beginning of summer.
"I was born and raised in Louisiana, but I call Texas home," Gonzales said.
She said that in school she wanted to be a meteorologist, so she studied math and science extensively. When Gonzales graduated high school, she immediately went into the army.
"I was one of the few females in field artillery," Gonzales said. "I hung out with ground pounders and infantry guys a lot, because I couldn't be assigned to an infantry unit, but I could be attached. We provided the weather...