Sunshine Week 2016 marks the annual celebration of access to public information and how such laws benefit the community. This year, the week will take place from March 13- 19. Nationwide, events are held to further educate journalists and citizens about freedom of information resources.
The East Tennessee SPJ will host a discussion with Deborah Fisher, director of the Tennessee Coalition for Open Government, Friday, March 18 at 11 a.m. at the Knoxville News Sentinel. The organization promotes the flow of information and a knowledgable citizenry.