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Romarco announces completion of Scoping and Public hearing Meeting

October 28, 2011

TORONTO, Oct. 28, 2011 /PRNewswire/ – ROMARCO MINERALS INC. (TSX: R) (the “Company”) is pleased to announce the US Army Corps of Engineers
(“Corps”) held the Public Scoping Meeting (the “Meeting”) last evening
in Kershaw, South Carolina for the Company’s Federal 404 Wetlands
permit. The public provided input to the Corps on the scope of the
issues to be addressed in the draft Environmental Impact Statement
(“EIS”).  The Meeting is a significant milestone in the EIS process.

During the Meeting, the Corps summarized the National Environmental
Policy Act (“NEPA”) and EIS process, gave an overview of the Haile Gold
Mine project (the “project”), and requested a representative of Romarco
provide the Company’s comments.  Diane Garrett, President and CEO,
provided comments on behalf of Romarco.  The public was then given the
opportunity to provide verbal comments pertaining to the project. 
Written comments can be submitted through November 28, 2011. The local
community commented with overwhelming support for the project.  The
Company feels that the few concerns identified have been addressed in
the information it has already provided to the agencies.  Overall, the
Company was very pleased with the Meeting and expressed its desire and
willingness to work in cooperation with the Corps in answering all
questions presented.

The Company created a new video with respect to the mine plan, the
Company and its commitment to safety and environmental excellence. The
video can be viewed from Romarco’s homepage (www.romarco.com) and on the ‘videos’ tab of the Haile Gold Mine website (www.hailegoldmine.com).

About Romarco Minerals Inc.

Romarco Minerals Inc. is an exploration and development company engaged
in the acquisition, exploration and development of precious metals
mineral properties. The Company has completed a positive Feasibility
study and is continuing exploration and permitting for its flagship
project, the Haile Gold Mine in South Carolina.

Please note:
This entire press release may be accessed via fax, e-mail, Romarco’s
website at www.romarco.com and through CNW Group’s website at www.newswire.ca. All material information on Romarco Minerals Inc. can be found at www.sedar.com.

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