SOA in Vans competition

Charleston County School of the Arts students compete in Vans contest to raise $50,000 for their school.

Charleston County School of the Arts students entered the Vans Custom Culture contest with hopes of winning $50,000 for their school.

The students, who created designs on shoes, represent one of 10 schools that advanced to the regional qualifying round of the contest. A public vote decides who makes it to the final rounds in Los Angeles. Visit www.vans.com/customculture to vote through May 3.