There have been many businesses located inside the Southern Hotel in Covington over the years. Here are some of them: Tim Wilson Jewelers, a barber shop, the St. Tammany Parish Clerk of Court's Office, the Ground Floor Restaurant, the Greyhound bus station, Tugy's Bar, Col. and Son Restaurant, Citizen's Finance, the Dollar General Store, Kenwins, World of Sports, Commercial Bank and Trust, Rexall Drug Store, Jones Drug Store, J. P. Bouvier News Stand, Duke's Formal Wear.... and on and on.
Above, Fair Parade October 5, 1979
The Saga of the Southern Hotel
Collection of Photographs & Postcards Showing the Southern Hotel