Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. Announces Dividend

  Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. Announces Dividend

Business Wire

WINCHESTER, Ky. -- November 15, 2012

The board of directors of Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc. (NASDAQ: DGAS), at a
meeting held November 15, 2012, authorized a quarterly stock dividend of
eighteen cents ($.18) per share to be paid December 15, 2012 to all common
shareholders of record as of November 30, 2012.

The company distributed a 2 for 1 stock split on May 1, 2012. This quarterly
dividend applies to all the split shares, which are double the number of
shares that were outstanding prior to the May 1 stock split.

Contact:

Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc.
John B. Brown, 859-744-6171
Chief Financial Officer, Treasurer and Secretary