WATCH: State buildings to “Light it Blue” in honor of first responders

WATCH: State buildings to “Light it Blue” in honor of first responders
The lighting is set to begin at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 9. (Source: AP Photo/Gerald Herbert/AP)

NEW ORLEANS, La. (WVUE) - Governor John Bel Edwards made an announcement today that state buildings, including the Superdome, will light blue to honor first responders.

The entire country will show support tonight to those fighting on the front line fighting against coronavirus.

Buildings throughout the state will light up, including the state capitol, governor’s mansion, Tiger Stadium and more.

The lighting is set to begin at 8 p.m. on Thursday, April 9.

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