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Our Mission Statement

Our mission is to be the premier community bank in the markets we serve. We will enhance the customer experience by serving the personal and business needs of our markets, providing superior customer service, investing in the communities we serve, and enriching the lives of our employees.

Our History

Here’s a brief history of First National Bank of Middle Tennessee.

  • 1874 — Bank organized as The National Bank of McMinnville
  • 1905 — Name changed to The First National Bank of McMinnville
  • 1909 — First automobile drives down McMinnville's Main Street
  • 1910 — First typewriter used at bank instead of pen and ink
  • 1922 — Bank purchased Morford property at Main and Spring Streets
  • 1924 — New cut stone bank building completed
  • 1925 — Bank forms First Trust Company; later merged into bank
  • 1929 — FDR declares "Bank Holiday" due to Great Depression; FNB reopens early
  • 1934 — FNB rebounds from the Depression and sees phenomenal growth years
  • 1944 — FNB is 70 years old at $4,828,728; June 6, 1944 is D-Day invasion of WWII
  • 1954 to 1964 — FNB see industrial and nursery growth in Warren County; $16,894,381 Total Assets
  • 1967 — FNB purchased Farmers and Merchants Bank in Viola
  • 1972 — Bank acquires Dixie Theater; remodels main office; 2 branches opened in 1970s (Plaza and Northgate)
  • 1974 — 100-year anniversary of FNB; $46,000,000 in Total assets
  • 1987 — Sparta Road branch opens
  • 1989 — FNB installs in-house computer system; total assets hit $139,074,000
  • 1996 — Plaza Branch relocates to new Smithville Highway Office
  • 1997 — Morrison Branch opened
  • 2009 — FNB 135 years old; remodel project underway; 3rd oldest bank in Tennessee
  • 2010 — Construction began in Murfreesboro for a new branch on Gateway Boulevard
  • 2011 — Murfreesboro Branch Opens
  • 2011 — Shelbyville Mortgage Office Opens
  • 2012 — Murfreesboro Mortgage Office Opens
  • 2012 — Historic milestone; total assets hit $500,169,000
  • 2014 — FNB 140 years old; branch expansion at Murfreesboro Branch
  • 2015 — LPO office opened in Smyrna, Tennessee
  • 2015 — Name changes to First National Bank of Middle Tennessee
  • 2015 — First National Bank of Middle Tennessee named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2015 by American Banker Magazine
  • 2015 — LPO office opened in Spring Hill, Tennessee
  • 2016 — First National Bank of Middle Tennessee named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2016 by American Banker Magazine
  • 2017 — First National Bank of Middle Tennessee named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2017 by American Banker Magazine
  • 2017 — Memorial Blvd branch opens, adding a second full service bank to Rutherford County.
  • 2017 — Nashville Mortgage Office Open
  • 2017 — Shelbyville Branch opened
  • 2018  First National Bank of Middle Tennessee named one of the Best Banks to Work For in 2018 by American Banker Magazine