One Bank of Tennessee was opened as the Bank of Monterey on October 2, 1901. Several community leaders
joined to found a bank to provide financial services to the town and surrounding area which was booming with
logging, coal mining, mountain resorts as well as both passenger and freight rail service. At the close of
business on the first day, the bank’s deposits totaled $2,284.94 and the first loan was made- $9.50.
The organization began its expansion by opening an office in Cookeville and changing its name from the
Bank of Monterey to the Bank of Putnam County.
We purchased the Bank of Cookeville, and installed the area’s first ATM in the Cookeville Mall.
We began offering mortgage services to the people of the Upper Cumberland through our mortgage division known as BPC Mortgage Services.
BPC Corporation was formed as a bank holding company.
Cumberland County Bank was acquired and joined the BPC Corporation family.
Our financial services offering was expanded by purchasing Cumberland Mountain Insurance Agency, now known as One Insurance of Tennessee.
Baxter Branch was opened in the summer of 1988.
We became one of the first banks in Tennessee to offer in-bank brokerage services by partnering with INVEST Financial Corporation.
Bank of White County (an office of Bank of Putnam County) was opened in Sparta.
Lake Tansi (Cumberland County Bank, an Office of Bank of Putnam County) branch was opened.
Bank of Overton County (an office of Bank of Putnam County) was opened in Livingston.
Bank of Putnam County opened a new branch in Monterey, TN on Stratton Ave.
Bank of Fentress County (an office of Bank of Putnam County) was opened in Jamestown.
Cumberland County Bank became an office of Bank of Putnam County.
Bank of Fentress County (an office of Bank of Putnam County) was opened in Clarkrange.
Citizens First Bank of Wartburg was acquired by BPC Corporation. This inclusion brought five additional branches
serving Wartburg, Oneida, Oliver Springs, Oak Ridge and Harriman.
The Grand Opening of the Monterey Loan Operations Center was held on August 17, 2019.
BPC Insurance Services, Inc. added several new lines of property and casualty coverages.
Bank of Putnam County and all offices are united under a single name, One Bank of Tennessee.
BPC Insurance Services changes name to One Insurance of Tennessee.
BPC Investments changes name to One Investment of Tennessee.