Miller Energy Resources' CEO Scott M. Boruff Rings the Closing Bell at NASDAQ

Jun 14, 2010, 09:00 ET from Miller Petroleum, Inc.

HUNTSVILLE, Tenn., June 14 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Miller Petroleum, Inc. dba Miller Energy Resources ("Miller") (Nasdaq: MILL) announced today that CEO Scott M. Boruff will preside over the closing bell ceremony at the NASDAQ MarketSite in New York's Time Square on June 14, 2010 in recognition of Miller's recent listing on the NASDAQ Global Market. The ceremony will begin at approximately 3:50 EDT and conclude with the ringing of the closing bell at 4:00 EDT.  Miller Energy Resources' founder and Chairman, Deloy Miller, as well as much of Miller's management team will be on hand for the ceremony.

"It is an honor to ring the closing bell in recognition of our recent listing on NASDAQ," said Scott M. Boruff, Miller CEO. "This advancement to NASDAQ is an important milestone for our company, and I want to thank the entire team at Miller for their hard work, dedication and commitment that led to achieving this important goal. Our inclusion on NASDAQ will provide great exposure for our company as we continue to create long term value for our shareholders."

Webcast:

A live webcast of the NASDAQ Closing Bell will be available at:

http://www.nasdaq.com/about/marketsitetowervideo.asx

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About Miller

Miller Energy Resources is a high growth oil and natural gas exploration, production and drilling company operating in multiple exploration and production basins in North America.  Miller's focus is in Cook Inlet, Alaska and in the heart of Tennessee's prolific and hydrocarbon-rich Appalachian Basin including the Chattanooga Shale.  Miller is headquartered in Huntsville, Tennessee with offices in Anchorage, Knoxville and New York City.  The company's common stock is listed on The NASDAQ Stock Market under the symbol MILL.

Statements Regarding Forward-Looking Information

Certain statements in this press release and elsewhere by Miller Energy Resources are "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. These forward looking statements involve the implied assessment that the resources described can be profitably produced in the future, based on certain estimates and assumptions.  Forward-looking statements are based on current expectations, estimates and projections that involve a number of risks, uncertainties and other factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those anticipated by Miller Energy Resources and described in the forward-looking statements.  These risks, uncertainties and other factors include, but are not limited to, adverse general economic conditions, operating hazards, drilling risks, inherent uncertainties in interpreting engineering and geologic data, competition, reduced availability of drilling and other well services, fluctuations in oil and gas prices and prices for drilling and other well services, fluctuations in the US dollar and other currencies, the availability of sufficient capital to fund its anticipated growth, fluctuations in the prices of oil and gas, the competitive nature of its business environment, its dependence on a limited number of customers, its ability to comply with environmental regulations, changes in government regulations which could adversely impact its businesses well as other risks commonly associated with the exploration and development of oil and gas properties.  Additional information on these and other factors, which could affect Miller's operations or financial results, are included in Miller Energy Resources' reports on file with United States Securities and Exchange Commission.  Miller Energy Resources' actual results could differ materially from those anticipated in these forward- looking statements as a result of a variety of factors, including those discussed in its periodic reports that are filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission and available on its Web site (www.sec.gov).  All forward-looking statements attributable to Miller Energy Resources or to persons acting on its behalf are expressly qualified in their entirety by these factors.  Investors should not place undue reliance on these forward-looking statements, which speak only as of the date of this press release.  We assume no obligation to update forward-looking statements should circumstances or management's estimates or opinions change unless otherwise required under securities law.

http://www.millerenergyresources.com

SOURCE Miller Petroleum, Inc.



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