Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. - Recent Material Event

Item 7.01 of Form 8-K and are not deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, are not subject to the liabilities of that section and are not deemed incorporated by reference in any filing under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.


On November 20, 2012, Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. (NASDAQ: ARLP) and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. (NASDAQ: AHGP) announced that Brian L. Cantrell, Senior Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, will make a presentation at the 2012 Wells Fargo Securities Research and Economics 11th Annual Pipeline, MLP and Energy Symposium in New York, New York at approximately 11:20 a.m. Eastern time on Tuesday, December 4, 2012.


The audio portion of Mr. Cantrell’s presentation will be available via webcast at and for replay for 30 days following the conference.  The related presentation will also be available December 4, 2012 on both ARLP’s website ( and AHGP’s website ( under “Investor Information” and “Investor Presentations.”


A copy of the press release is attached hereto as Exhibit 99.1.


ITEM 9.01                                  FINANCIAL STATEMENTS AND EXHIBITS


(d)                                 Exhibits


99.1                        Alliance Resource Partners, L.P. and Alliance Holdings GP, L.P. press release dated as of November 20, 2012.






Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned, thereunto duly authorized.




Alliance Resource Partners, L.P.









Alliance Resource Management GP, LLC,



its managing general partner









/s/ Joseph W. Craft III



Joseph W. Craft III



President and Chief Executive Officer









November 20, 2012