Motorists warned: Buckle up

State officials are sending a simple and direct message to motorists later this month — buckle up or pay up.Motorists who don’t buckle up in compliance with state seat belt laws face fines and court costs up to $200 as stepped up enforcement gets under way this month during the Texas Department of Transportation’s 13th annual “Click It or Ticket” campaign May 19 to June 1.For more of this story, read Thursday's edition of the Herald.