LAKE VILLAGE — Lakeport Legacies, Lakeport’s monthly history talk, will feature the 1986 documentary When You Make a Good Crop: Italians in the Delta. The 28-minute feature traces Italian heritage and beginnings in the 1890s as tenants and sharecroppers on Sunnyside plantation and their legacy in the Delta.
The event will be held July 25 at p.m. at the Lakeport Plantation located at 601 Highway 142 in Lake Village. Refreshments will be served at 5:30 p.m. and the film starts at 6 p.m. There is no admission charge.
Lakeport Legacies is a monthly history talk held on the last Thursday at the Lakeport Plantation. Each month a topic from the Delta region is featured.