Delta Natural Gas Company, Inc., (NASDAQ:DGAS) announced that it has been named to the NASDAQ Global Select Market, the highest of the three market tiers at NASDAQ. Listing on the NASDAQ Global Select Market is reserved for companies that meet the highest quantitative and qualitative listing standards, reflecting their demonstrated commitments to leadership and corporate governance. "We are honored to be recognized by NASDAQ for our established record of sound management and fiscal responsibility. We remain focused on building long-term value for shareholders while maintaining a safe and reliable natural gas system," said Glenn R. Jennings, Chairman of the Board, President and Chief Executive Officer. Delta Natural Gas Company Inc. (NASDAQ: DGAS) is engaged primarily in the distribution, transmission, storage and production of natural gas. With facilities located in 23 counties in central and southeastern Kentucky, Delta Natural Gas owns and operates natural gas storage facilities and approximately 2,500 miles of natural gas gathering, transmission, distribution and service lines. Delta Natural Gas serves approximately 36,000 residential, commercial, industrial and transportation customers.