Minerco Divests Energy Business Properties

HOUSTON, May 11, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Minerco Resources, Inc. (OTC:MINE), parent company of Level 5 Beverage Company, Inc., the makers of the enhanced sparkling beverage, VitaminFIZZ®, announced that it has divested its remaining holdings in clean energy properties for a guaranteed $715,000.00 over the next 12 months. Additionally, the company announced today it has eliminated approximately $300,000.00 of accrued liabilities through the reinvestment of preferred dividends into equity. Together, these two transactions will create an approximate $1,000,000.00 positive equity swing for Minerco shareholders.

"On top of the remarkable success of our flagship product, VitaminFIZZ, Minerco is completely out of the energy business. Since 2012, our sole focus and mission has been on developing progressive, healthful consumer brands and now our balance sheet reflects this focus," said V. Scott Vanis, Minerco's Chairman and CEO. "We are very pleased to continue to grow our shareholders' equity by eliminating debt and adding assets in scope and divesting of assets that are not squarely in our scope. All our actions and transactions are designed to deliver added value to shareholders and move forward in our goal to uplist to a major listed exchange."

About Minerco Resources, Inc.

Minerco Resources, Inc. (OTC:MINE) is an emerging growth company specializing in the food and beverage industry. Its portfolio of businesses include Level 5 Beverage Company, Inc. (Level 5), Avanzar Sales & Distribution, LLC and The Herbal Collection™. Level 5 is a specialty beverage company that develops, produces, markets and distributes a diversified collection of forward-thinking, healthful consumer brands. Level 5 brands include VitaminFIZZ®, Vitamin Creamer® and Island Style™. http://minercoresources.com

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