National Guard / by Justin Merriman

TOP: National Guardsmen unload Joseph Koury, 79, of Brookline out of a humvee and into an ambulance on Monday, February 8, 2010 after assisting on an emergency call for Koury, who suffered a stroke. Paramedics were unable to drive to Koury's home along Wareman Avenue and had to go on foot because of the snow. BOTTOM: National Guard Spc. Anthony Karpinski, left, and Sgt. Scott Hamilton, right, help Jo Koury of Brookline into an ambulance on Monday after assisting on the emergency call for Koury's husband, Joseph.