The Warm Morning Show with Jim and Amanda

The newest way to wake up in Cincinnati is the Warm Morning Show with Jim Day and Amanda Orlando! Listen weekdays from 5:30-10am for great music (80s, 90s NOW!) and great prizes!

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He Blows Up Volcanoes

Mr. Wirthwine, a sixth grade teacher at Mother Teresa Catholic Elementary in Liberty Twp., is our Warm 98.5 Teacher of the Week. He loves science and has been known to explode a volcano or two! Congratulations and enjoy your prizes from Benken Florist, Home and Garden Center, Kroger, Modern Office Methods and Brain Balance of…MORE


A Song About Living In Quarantine

Here’s our song about living in quarantine. Our buddy Frankly Speaking came up with some fun lyrics. See if you can find part of your life in the song.MORE


Should Megan Walk Her Sick Friend’s Dog?

Megan doesn’t know if she should help her friend, who is isolated because she’s sick. All Megan has to do is walk her friend’s dog. Listen and tell us what you think.MORE


It’s Fun Getting Lost

Jim and Amanda meet a man who loved getting lost this weekend! It was his One Big Thing from the weekend. MORE


Stories for Kids: The Fastest Boy

Jim wrote a children’s story based on kids having to stay at home for the next two weeks. It’s about the power of imagination. MORE


These Dogs Need You

Do you love dogs? The Animal Friends Humane Society in Hamilton is preparing for the care of their dogs just in case their volunteers are unable to come to work. They need to adopt or foster 20 dogs. PLUS, you can name your adoption price.MORE


Jim and Amanda’s Eats to Go

Support our restaurants, grills, pubs and eateries big and small. Skip the cooking and order takeout! I’ve linked most of the establishments. If you’d like to add another restaurant just email me at Thanks everyone for your suggestions and happy eating! Mason Comet Pizza 513-398-2675 Tues-Thurs 11a-9p. Fri Sat 11a-11p Empanadas Aqui 513-462-5523 Tuesday…MORE


When Nick Jonas Points At You

Michael Williams, of Mason, found out what it’s like when Nick Jonas points at you and says, “I want you on Team Nick!” Yep, Michael is representing the Tri-State on The Voice. He hung out with Jim and Amanda and shared what that moment was like for him.MORE


Vote: Greatest Disney Animated Movie

Here’s a great idea of something fun for your kids to do while they’re at home. And we think it’s a great activity for kids, teens and adults! It’s a Tournament to find the GREATEST ANIMATED DISNEY MOVIE OF ALL TIME! Print out your bracket, vote every day and keep track of your points. BTW, I…MORE


You Got This!

“You Got This” is back! Listen to Jim and Amanda for your shot at $2500 every morning!MORE

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Mardi Gras Quiz: Amanda vs Gina

Amanda and Gina take each other on in a battle of Mardi Gras trivia. Who will win the most beads and claim the golden goblet of syrup on this Fat Tuesday?MORE


Mystery Box Monday…What’s in the box?

Amanda has 60 seconds to blindly feel what’s inside the mystery box and correctly guess what it is. Can she do it??? If she does Connie will win FANTASTIC prizes.MORE


“American Sticky Buns” by Ethan and Joey

National Sticky Buns Day has always needed an official song. It now has one, thanks to Ethan and Joey. (Their challenge was to include the following words/phrases in the song…robust, sweaty and “It’s a trap”)MORE


Valentine’s Day Poetry Slam

Jim, Amanda and Gina read their original Valentine’s Day poems dedicated to the one they love the most. Who do you think wrote the best?MORE


Valentine’s Day Song by Eliot Sloan

Eliot Sloan of Blessid Union of Souls wrote an amazing love song for Ashley and Matt Seyberth the winners of our Valentine’s Day contest. The song is based on their love story. Not only did Ashley and Matt get the song, but they also won a swedish duet massage from The Woodhouse Day Spa, a $100…MORE


Love Guru: “Last Minute Ask”

Adam isn’t going to ask the woman he’s “casually seeing” on a date until the morning of Valentine’s Day. He looking for the Love Guru’s advice on if that’s the right thing to do.MORE


My First Crush

We all had a first crush. Jim, Amanda and Gina share their first one.MORE


A song for “GALentine’s Day”

February 13th is GALentine’s Day. A day dedicated to women leaving their men at home and hanging out with their girlfriends. Our friend Danny Frazier wrote a song all about it.MORE


Jim & Amanda Want YOU to Win $1,000!

  View this post on Instagram   Jim & Amanda want YOU to win $1,000K💰with the Workday Payday…. here’s how…. 💰🎈💰🎈 A post shared by Warm 98.5 – 80s 90s Now (@warm985) on Feb 4, 2020 at 8:15am PSTMORE

Scott Cheer Winner 2019

Scott High School Wins $1,000

Only one school can win the title of Jim and Amanda’s Football Friday Cheer Champion and the $1,000 from Wendy’s that goes with it. Congratulations to the Scott Eagles!MORE


A song for Andy Dalton

We love Andy Dalton. We also know he’s on the Bench. But doing that on his birthday!???! We have a song for that and the lyrics were provided by the Warm 98.5 family and written and sung by Noah Smith.MORE

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Football Friday: Oak Hills

Oak Hills Cheer is trying to win $1,000 and the Jim and Amanda Football Friday Cheer Champion Trophy, sponsored by Wendy’s Spicy Nuggets.MORE

Scott Cheer

Football Friday: Scott High School

Scott Cheer is trying to win $1,000 and the Jim and Amanda Football Friday Cheer Champion Trophy, sponsored by Wendy’s Spicy Nuggets.MORE


Jim Digs in The Trash Can

Jim went digging in his neighbor’s trash can and found some pretty sweet finds…to the horror of his children.MORE


Amanda is Getting Trolled

Amanda shared on social media a text her daughter sent to her son. Someone responded that Amanda’s daughter should go to jail! Check this out and you make the call.MORE


Football Friday: Lakota West

Lakota West Cheer is trying to win $1,000 and the Jim and Amanda Football Friday Cheer Champion Trophy, sponsored by Wendy’s Spicy Nuggets. Click HERE to vote.MORE


The Perfect Sweetest Day Song

The “sweetest” Sweetest Day song ever! You supplied the lyrics and we love the song Joe Jordan wrote and performed. Thanks Joe.MORE

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“Finally Fall” by Eliot Sloan

Cool weather, changing leaves…yes, it’s finally Fall! Eliot Sloan of Blessid Union of Souls wrote a great song using your lyrics called, Finally Fall. Check it out.MORE


Football Friday: Withrow Tigers

Withrow Cheer is trying to win $1,000 and the Jim and Amanda Football Friday Cheer Champion Trophy, sponsored by Wendy’s Spicy Nuggets.MORE