Mary Francis Hoots joined the Local 3 News teamĀ as a reporter in September 2019.

Mary Francis graduated from Tennessee Tech University in May 2018 where she played division one soccer for the Golden Eagles. After college, she interned at WSMV in Nashville.

She was born and raised in Nashville with her two brothers and three sisters and is excited to be close to home and enjoy everything the Scenic City has to offer! In her spare time, she loves to watch football games, go for runs, and listen to music.

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