Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Announce Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call

  Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. Announce
  Third Quarter 2013 Earnings Conference Call

Business Wire

TULSA, Okla. -- October 14, 2013

Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: ARLP) and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P.
(NASDAQ: AHGP) will report their third quarter 2013 financial results before
the market opens on Monday, October 28, 2013. Alliance management will discuss
quarterly results during a conference call beginning at 10:00 a.m. Eastern
that same day.

To participate in the conference call, dial (866) 318-8615 and provide pass
code 91181891. International callers should dial (617) 399-5134 and provide
the same pass code. Investors may also listen to the call via the “investor
information” section of ARLP’s website at http://www.arlp.com or AHGP’s
website at http://www.ahgp.com.

An audio replay of the conference call will be available for approximately one
week. To access the audio replay, dial (888) 286-8010 and provide pass code
17544865. International callers should dial (617) 801-6888 and provide the
same pass code.

About Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.

ARLP is a diversified producer and marketer of coal to major United States
utilities and industrial users. ARLP, the nation's first publicly traded
master limited partnership involved in the production and marketing of coal,
is currently the third largest coal producer in the eastern United States with
mining operations in the Illinois Basin, Northern Appalachian and Central
Appalachian coal producing regions. ARLP operates eleven mining complexes in
Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Maryland and West Virginia. ARLP is also
constructing a new mine in southern Indiana and is purchasing and funding
development of reserves, constructing surface facilities and making equity
investments in a new mining complex in southern Illinois. In addition, ARLP
operates a coal loading terminal on the Ohio River at Mount Vernon, Indiana.

News, unit prices and additional information about ARLP, including filings
with the Securities and Exchange Commission, are available at
http://www.arlp.com. For more information, contact the investor relations
department of Alliance Resource Partners at (918) 295-7674 or via e-mail at
investorrelations@arlp.com.

About Alliance Holdings GP, L.P.

AHGP is a limited partnership formed to own and control Alliance Resource
Management GP, LLC, the managing general partner of ARLP, through which it
holds a 1.98% general partner interest and the incentive distribution rights
in ARLP. In addition, AHGP owns 15,544,169 common units of ARLP.

News, unit prices and additional information about AHGP, including filings
with the Securities and Exchange Commission, are available at
http://www.ahgp.com. For more information, contact the investor relations
department of Alliance Holdings GP at (918) 295-1415 or via e-mail at
investorrelations@ahgp.com.

Contact:

Alliance Holdings GP, L.P.
Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.
Brian L. Cantrell, 918-295-7673