Penn Virginia Corporation Schedules Conference Call for Fourth Quarter and Full-Year 2008 Results

RADNOR, Pa.-- Penn Virginia Corporation (NYSE:PVA) today announced that it will release its fourth quarter and full-year 2008 results after the market closes on Wednesday, February 11, 2009 and hold a conference call / webcast on Thursday, February 12, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. ET.

The full text of the press release will be available at PVA's website and at VCall's website, http://www.investorcalendar.com/IC/CEPage.asp?ID=139712, as well as other electronic business news services.

You are invited to listen to PVA's conference call during which management will discuss fourth quarter and full-year 2008 results. Prepared remarks by A. James Dearlove, President and Chief Executive Officer, 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 fourth quarter and full-year 2008 results.

Timing:    February 12, 2009 at 3:00 p.m. ET.

           Log onto PVA's website, www.pennvirginia.com, 20 minutes prior to the
Internet:  scheduled start of the call to download and install any necessary
           audio software.

Phone:     Dial 1-877-407-9205 five to ten minutes before the scheduled start of
           the conference call.

           A webcast replay will be available through February 26, 2009 at 11:59
           p.m. ET. Replay toll free participant number: 1-877-660-6853. Replay
Replay:    pass codes needed for playback: Account #286, Conference ID #309180.
           An on-demand replay of the conference call will be available at PVA's
           website beginning shortly after the call.



Headquartered in Radnor, PA and a member of the S&P SmallCap 600 Index, 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 the Cotton Valley play in east Texas, the Selma Chalk play in Mississippi, the Mid-Continent region, the Appalachian Basin and the Gulf Coast of Louisiana and Texas. PVA also owns approximately 77 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. For more information, please visit PVA's website at www.pennvirginia.com.


    Source: Penn Virginia Corporation