SOURCE: Romarco Minerals Inc.

October 25, 2007 08:30 ET

Haile Mining Team Joins Romarco

SPARKS, NV--(Marketwire - October 25, 2007) - Romarco Minerals Inc. (TSX-V: R) is pleased to announce that all the Haile Gold Mine employees have joined Romarco including Terry Turner, Operations Manager and Ramona Schneider, Environmental Engineer. Mr. Turner, and Ms. Schneider's knowledge of the Haile Gold Mine and experience with exploration, operations, closure, regulatory and permitting matters will be extremely valuable to Romarco as it advances Haile through feasibility and into production. Mr. Roger Faile, Foreman and Mr. William Clem, Operator of Haile have also joined the Romarco team.

Mr. Terry Turner -- Operations Manager -- has been with the Haile Gold Mine since 1988. From 1988-1992, under ownership of Piedmont Mining, Mr. Turner was responsible for the crushing, agglomerating, gold recovery and shipping operations at Haile. Working for Haile Mining Company (a subsidiary of Amax Gold from 1992-1998 and a subsidiary of Kinross Gold from 1998 to October 16, 2007 when Romarco purchased the asset), Mr. Turner was responsible for closure design development, closure construction, regulatory permitting and negotiations, and water treatment.

Ms. Ramona Schneider -- Environmental Engineer has been with the Haile Gold Mine since 1990. As Environmental Engineer, Ms. Schneider has been responsible for maintaining permits and regulatory compliance, organizing closure sampling programs, preparation of regulatory reporting documents and reclamation project management and engineering.

In addition, Romarco's Sr. Geologist and Q.P., Mr. Tom Kilbey, was project geologist at Haile from 1991 - 1994 when it was owned by Amax Gold. Mr. Kilbey was responsible for discovering the Ledbetter deposit, currently the highest grade deposit at Haile averaging 3.5 g/t gold. Mr. Kilbey will be designing for the upcoming drill program to confirm the historic resource and increase known resources.

Mr. Turner and Ms. Schneider are qualified MSHA (Mining Safety and Health Administration) trainers.

For further information, please contact Diane Garrett, President and C.E.O. or Shirene Urton at (775) 355-1900.

ON BEHALF OF ROMARCO MINERALS INC.

"Diane R. Garrett"
Diane R. Garrett,
President and C.E.O.

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