SOURCE: Bayou City Exploration, Inc.

August 22, 2005 11:35 ET

/ CORRECTION - Bayou City Exploration, Inc.

HOUSTON, TX -- (MARKET WIRE) -- August 22, 2005 -- In the news release, "Bayou City Exploration Announces a Key Addition to the Board of Directors," issued Friday, August 19th, by Bayou City Exploration, Inc. (OTC BB: BYCX), we are advised by the company that the final paragraph should read,

Bayou City Exploration, Inc. is an independent oil and gas exploration and
production company with its principal properties located onshore Texas.
Certain statements in this news release regarding future expectations and
plans may be regarded as "forward-looking statements."

rather than,

Forward-Looking Statements:

Certain statements in this news release regarding future expectations and
plans may be regarded as "forward-looking statements" within the meaning of
Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933 and Section 21E of the Securities
Exchange Act of 1934. They are subject to various risks, such as operating
hazards, drilling risks, and other uncertainties inherent in the business
of exploring for, developing and producing oil and gas which may be beyond
Bayou City Exploration, Inc.'s control. For a discussion of the
contingencies and uncertainties affecting future events and forward-looking
statements, see Bayou City Exploration's most recent Annual Report on Form
10-KSB, as well as other filings with the Securities and Exchange
Commission. There can be no assurance that Bayou City Exploration will be
successful in meeting its expectations.
Complete corrected text follows.

Bayou City Exploration Announces a Key Addition to the Board of Directors

HOUSTON, TX -- 08/19/2005 -- Bayou City Exploration, Inc. (OTC BB: BYCX) announces the addition of Mr. Ronald E. Mitchell to the Board of Directors. Mr. Mitchell currently resides in Vero Beach, Florida, and has owned and operated several successful Real Estate Development companies over the past 40 years. Mitchell brings with him a keen ability to view opportunities with an open mind, and the business acumen to include the necessary input required from non-oil and gas professionals in critical decision making processes.

Ron has also participated personally in a myriad of Oil and Gas programs over the years, gaining an incredible amount of knowledge of the inner workings in our industry.

"We are pleased to have Ron on our team. Ron is experienced in Oil and Gas investing, being involved in several public and private companies over the years, and I feel that his insight will be a tremendous asset to our team," says Burr, Chairman of the Board.

Bayou City Exploration, Inc. is an independent oil and gas exploration and production company with its principal properties located onshore Texas. Certain statements in this news release regarding future expectations and plans may be regarded as "forward-looking statements."

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