Penn Virginia Corporation Schedules Conference Call for First Quarter 2010 Results

RADNOR, Pa.-- Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE: PVA) today announced that it will release its first quarter 2010 results after the market closes on Wednesday, May 5, 2010 and hold a conference call / webcast on Thursday, May 6, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. ET.

The full text of the press release and a link to the webcast will be available at PVA's website, at, as well as other electronic business news services.

You are invited to listen to the conference call, during which prepared remarks by A. James Dearlove, President and Chief Executive Officer, and other members of management will be followed by a question and answer session. You can participate in the conference call by phone or via the Internet.

Event:     Conference call to discuss first quarter 2010 results.

Timing:    May 6, 2010 at 3:00 p.m. ET.

           Log onto PVA's website,, 15 minutes prior to the
Internet:  scheduled start of the call to download and install any necessary
           audio software.

Phone:     Dial 866-630-9986 five to ten minutes before the scheduled start of
           the conference call and use the passcode 1244163.

           A telephonic replay will be available approximately 24 hours after
           the call for two weeks by dialing toll free 888-203-1112
Replay:    (international: 719-457-0820) and using the replay code 1244163. In
           addition, an on-demand replay of the webcast will also be available
           for two weeks at PVA's website beginning approximately 24 hours after
           the webcast.

Headquartered in Radnor, PA, Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE: PVA) is an independent natural gas and oil company focused on the exploration, acquisition, development and production of reserves in onshore regions of the U.S., including East Texas, the Mid-Continent region, Mississippi and the Appalachian Basin. PVA also owns approximately 26 percent of Penn Virginia GP Holdings, L.P. (NYSE: PVG), the owner of the general partner and the largest unit holder of Penn Virginia Resource Partners, L.P. (NYSE: PVR), a manager of coal and natural resource properties and related assets and the operator of a midstream natural gas gathering and processing business.

    Source: Penn Virginia Corporation