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UNITED STATES
 
SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
 
FORM 8-K
 
CURRENT REPORT
 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
 
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
 
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 17, 2008
 
ALPHA NATURAL RESOURCES, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
 
         
Delaware
 
1-32423
 
02-0733940
(State or other jurisdiction of
 
(Commission File Number)
 
(I.R.S. Employer
incorporation)
     
Identification No.)
 
One Alpha Place, P.O. Box 2345,
Abingdon, VA 24212
(Address of principal executive offices) (Zip Code)
 
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (276) 619-4410
 
Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
 


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TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
Item 8.01: Other Events
Item 9.01: Financial Statements and Exhibits
SIGNATURE
EXHIBIT INDEX
EX-99.1: Press Release

 

 
 
Item 8.01 Other Events
 
On October 17, 2008, Alpha Natural Resources, Inc. (the “Company”) issued a press release announcing that the Company’s 2.375% Convertible Senior Notes due 2015 (the “Notes”) are now convertible at the option of the holders, as provided in the indenture governing the Notes.  A copy of the press release issued on October 17, 2008 is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
 
 
Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.
 
(d) Exhibits
 
99.1  Press Release dated October 17, 2008.
 
 

 


SIGNATURE
 
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 hereunto duly authorized.
         
   
Alpha Natural Resources, Inc.
         
October 17, 2008
 
By:
 
  /s/ Vaughn R. Groves
       
Name: Vaughn R. Groves
       
Title: Vice President, General Counsel and
         Secretary



EXHIBIT INDEX

Exhibit No.                      Description

     99.1                                Press Release dated October 17, 2008.