Kentucky National Guard 1st Sgt. Josh Baker, 299th Chemical Company first sergeant, sends a 9 mm round downrange to the intended target during pistol qualification Nov. 6. Baker was one of four senior noncommissioned officers who competed for the title of Kentucky Guard's Senior NCO of the Year at Wendell H. Ford Regional Training Center in Greenville, Ky. (U.S. Army National Guard photo by Sgt. 1st Class Gina Vaile-Nelson/133 MPAD/KYARNG)